Matt Thomas joined Flotek Industries as the Executive Vice President of its new Analysis & Data Division in May 2020, continuing as President of newly-acquired JP3, a role he has held since joining the company in 2012. He brings over 25 years of experience in technology-based, high-growth companies across the semiconductor, optics, energy and computing markets.
Prior to joining JP3, Mr. Thomas was the co-founder and CEO of Illumitex, an Austin-based LED company serving the lighting and horticulture industries. He previously held executive leadership positions at the Southeastern Universities Research Association (SURA) in Washington, DC, and Sydcor Enterprises, a supplier to Dell Computer Corp. He led engineering and marketing activities at Applied Science Fiction (acquired by Kodak) after beginning his career at the 3M Company as a design engineer. Mr. Thomas holds BS and MS degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University and an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.