William S. “Monty” Montgomery
Mr. Monty Montgomery is the Chairman of the Board of Neptune Wave Partners and one of the founders of the company. He is also the managing member and one of the founders of Seadyne Energy Systems, the largest shareholder of Neptune Wave Power and the entity that developed the concept of the power generating system that is the basis of Neptune’s business strategy. Mr. Montgomery has over 35 years of business experience in the energy business. In addition, he spent seven years developing a multi-million dollar manufacturing business, patenting the manufacturing process that was critical to the company’s growth.
Mr. Montgomery's experience includes manufacturing, process development, finance, business strategy, marketing, and product development. In the energy sector, he put together limited partnerships for the exploration of hydrocarbons, and served as the CEO of an offshore operating company. He participated in the drilling and completion of over 200 wells in a variety of drilling environments from Kansas to the shallow offshore Gulf of Mexico, with a success rate of over 85%. In the oil and gas business, Mr. Montgomery's experience includes land, legal, prospect formation, drilling operations, production acquisition, and production sales.
Mr. Montgomery earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.