Matthew Fleeger, a notable personality in the oil and gas industry is a businessman with numerous success stories under his belt. Before leading Gulf Coast Western as its chief executive officer and president, Matthew has his own share if industry exploring adventures. He studied finance and marketing at the Southern Methodist University. After his graduation, he was prepared for success. His father was the successful owner of a company operating in the oil and gas industry and has served as his inspiration for his business pursuits.

In a span of seven years, the idealistic Matthew jumped from one job to another hoping to acquire significant knowledge and experience. With his leadership skills, he excelled in various executive roles. While he worked at his entry-level positions, Matthew dramatically rose to the ranks and has learned important things from his employment with various companies based in Texas. He later decided to work with Gulf Coast Western, which is his family’s business. His work at the company proved very rewarding; however, his entrepreneurial passion inspired him to get on with his own venture.

In 1993, he founded MedSolutions, a business that takes care of medical waste’s disposal, treatments, and management. He led the company to success but in 2007, he was approached by Stericycle and shared its interest in acquiring his company. After a series of negotiations, Matthew Fleeger sold MedSolutions for $59 million. He went back to Gulf Coast Western where he became the president, chief executive officer, and director. He worked with the company for more than 14 years. The business was founded by his father in 1970 and he took over in 20017.

His efforts paved the way for another asset acquisition, which is an oil company that expanded Gulf Coast Western’s funding capabilities and client base. Matthew Fleeger is an inspiring story of a budding entrepreneur to a seasoned business tycoon, a coming of age journey in the business world.

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