Speaker Bios

Matthew Kay

Chief Executive Officer, Beach Energy

Matt joined Beach Energy in May 2016 as Chief Executive Officer. He most recently served as the Executive General Manager, Strategy and Commercial at Oil Search, a position he held for the last two years. In that role he was a member of the executive team and lead the strategy, commercial, supply chain, economics, marketing, M&A and legal functions. Prior to Oil Search, Matt was the Vice President of Corporate Development at Woodside Petroleum Limited, holding several leadership roles across corporate and business units, developing extensive leadership skills across LNG, pipeline gas and oil joint ventures and developments both internationally and within Australia. He is a Fellow of CPA Australia and a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.