Matthew P. (Matt) Sheehy was appointed President of Tallgrass Energy, in December 2019, and serves on its board of directors. Tallgrass is an energy infrastructure company with its largest employee concentration in Denver, CO. Mr. Sheehy originally joined Tallgrass in November 2012 and served in several roles at Tallgrass until his departure in March 2018. From November 2016 to March 2018, Mr. Sheehy served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer of TGE GP. In addition, Mr. Sheehy served as the President of Rockies Express Pipeline LLC from December 2013 until July 2017 and as a board member of Rockies Express Pipeline LLC from November 2016 to March 2018. Prior to joining Tallgrass, he served as a Principal and General Partner from August 2008 to November 2012 and as an Associate from August 2005 to August 2008 at Silverhawk Capital Partners LLC. From 2002 to 2005, he served as an Analyst at Wachovia Securities and Wachovia Capital Partners.
In addition to his service at Tallgrass, Mr. Sheehy has served as the Chairman of Bridger Aerospace Group since July 2015. Previously, Mr. Sheehy served as Chairman of Ascent Vision Technologies, LLC (“AVT”), a company he co-founded with this brother. AVT was sold to CACI in 2020. Mr. Sheehy earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Vanderbilt University in 2002.
Mr. Sheehy has been married for over 8 years to Robyn. They reside in Denver, Colorado with their two sons Charlie and Brooks. He is an avid outdoorsman, and spends time playing golf, fly fishing, snow skiing, water skiing, surfing, scuba diving, bird hunting and horseback riding. In addition, he spends his downtime working, reading and cooking.