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Matthew Lanfear

Chief Executive Officer

Matthew Lanfear

Chief Executive Officer

Matt is an energy executive with 20+ years of experience in developing energy markets and energy management planning for small and large industrial businesses. His comprehensive understanding of both physical and financial markets has allowed Matt to be recognized as innovator in the energy industry. His mission at Great Eastern Energy is to continually enhance product development, business operations, and business strategy.

Matt is currently President and CEO, as well as a member of Great Eastern Energy. With an appreciation for the rapidly changing dynamics of energy markets, Matt ensures that GEE is nimble and able to quickly respond to ever changing markets. As a result, Matt has positioned GEE as a leader in wholesale and retail energy markets in the Northeast. He has won numerous awards over the years for his vision and strategic implementation at GEE.

Matt values the ownership his team members take and strives to help them cultivate a healthy balance between work and life. His tireless effort to create a culture at Great Eastern that emphasis Passion, Accountability, Communication, Optimism Integrity and Inclusion allows the company to be regarded as a leader in the industry through excellence in execution.

Matt’s vision includes helping clients obtain long-term sustainable value through successful deployment of products, new technology and planning that allow clients to manage their energy costs, while ensuring complete transparency into the energy markets that provides long term tangible results. The company’s motto is “THRIVE” and Matt brings this value to both his team members and the company’s clients.

He has worked in a number of different capacities in the energy industry throughout his career, giving him a 360° understanding of market drivers.

Matt has a BS in Business Management, and a Masters Degree in Finance from Hilbert College and St. Bonaventure University.

5 Minutes With Matt…

Q. What I love most about my job is:
Seeing people, especially Great Eastern Energy employees, change and evolve both personally and professionally.
Q. I am energized by:
Sharing sustainable tips with customers who want to change their relationship with energy.
Q. My favorite charity is:
I donate most of my efforts towards “Toys for Tots” and the “Ronald McDonald House”
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