Matthew R. Simmons

Matthew R. Simmons

Matthew Roy Simmons was founder and chairman emeritus of Simmons & Company International, and was a prominent figure in the field of peak oil. Simmons was motivated by the 1973 energy crisis to create an investment banking firm catering to oil companies. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Matthew R. Simmons has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2004 Forum as a Chairman and CEO for the Simmons and Company International. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2008 with an average of 645 views per program.

Appearances by Title:c. January 1, 2008 - Present Founder and Chairman, Simmons and Company International Videos: 1 c. July 13, 2004 - Present Chairman and CEO, Simmons and Company International Videos: 2

Recent Appearances

  • North American Energy Policy

    North American Energy Policy

    Matthew Simmons talked about the effects of the energy crisis in North America. He said that the shared investments of the U.S., Mexico, and…

  • Global Energy Supplies

    Global Energy Supplies

    Energy industry analysts talked about U.S. energy policy, its impact on the economy, dependence on foreign energy supplies, and the…

  • Stability of Saudi Royal Family

    Stability of Saudi Royal Family

    Participants talked about the governance of Saudi Arabia and the place of the Saudi Royal Family in Middle East politics.…

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