Royale Energy completes merger deal with Matrix
Royale’s Chief Executive Officer, Jonathan Gregory, said, “We are extremely pleased to complete this combination of two outstanding companies. Matrix brings to Royale a highly skilled and experienced technical and operations team and a producing property set with substantial development upside. Our combined years of experience in the industry and our multiyear inventory of growth opportunities position us to achieve significant shareholder value.”
The completion of this strategic transaction creates a high-growth California-focused operating company with an executive team experienced in raising accretive capital and acquiring, operating and developing successful oil and gas projects. The merger transaction was approved by the Matrix and Royale shareholders on November 16, 2017 and closed after the companies received the consent of Matrix’s lender, Arena Limited SPV, LLC.