Matthew Hurley, Executive Vice-President of United Energy Trading, LLC (UET) has more than 22 years of experience in the energy business, including: deal origination, trading, risk management and business development. As co-founder of UET, Mr. Hurley has been integrally involved in growing and diversifying UET’s business lines. Under his leadership, the company has grown into one of the largest privately-held energy marketing firms in North America. Mr. Hurley has led efforts to establish banking relationships with significant extensions of credit and develop strategic relationships critical to the success of UET. With his extensive background in financial trading and hedging, he also leads a strong team of experts focused on developing and managing UET’s financial hedging strategies. Mr. Hurley graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science.