Patrick is an experienced investor with over twenty years investing in energy/technology credit, private, and public equities.
He is the co-founder of VLAB, a technology incubator, and was previously Chief Strategist at ETR&D (Enterprise Technology Research & Development).
He serves as a mentor / advisor to the Station Houston, Founder Institute and Capital Factory accelerators and is the President and Chair of the Technology Investment Committee of the Houston Angel Network (HAN).
Jonathan is an expert in getting technology implemented, adopted, and scaled in the oil and gas industry.
He is the founder of LightRock Consulting, a change management firm known for helping oil and gas clients accelerate adoption of large-scale projects - totaling more than $750M in budget, $6B in value creation and 1M users impacted, and whose clients include Chevron, Halliburton, Waste Management, Cameron, Exelon, China National Petroleum Co., Spectra Energy, Bunge, Globe Energy Services and ECOM Trading.
In 2015, he was recognized by the Houston Business Journal's '40 Under 40' and 'Who's Who in Energy'. His firm was also part of the Fast 100 (the fastest growing companies in Houston) for four years in a row.