Mark Slaughter has extensive experience leading disruptive companies providing innovative solutions to oil and gas and other industrial markets. He currently serves as CEO of Osprey Informatics, a video intelligence firm. In addition, he is a co-founder of, and industry advisor to, eFrac Well Services, an electric hydraulic fracturing services business. In addition, he serves on the boards of Geoforce, a remote asset tracking company, and Infrastructure Networks, a broadband wireless provider. From 2007 – 2016, Slaughter was the CEO and president at RigNet (NASDAQ: RNET), a leading global provider of remote communications solutions to the oil and gas industry. Over his nine-year tenure at RigNet, he took a troubled, but promising, $50 million private equity backed business to a successful IPO, and then led it transformationally as a small cap public company to over a $1 billion valuation.
Over his career, Slaughter has served in executive and management roles at Halliburton Company, Reliant Energy, United Technologies and Stratos Global Corporation. Named a 2014 EY Entrepreneur of the Year region winner and national finalist, he completed United Technologies’ Executive Program at the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business and attended Stanford Law School’s Directors’ College. Slaughter is the recipient of the 2016 Lifetime Achievement Award in Energy from the Houston Technology Center. He holds an A.B. from Harvard College and an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.
Board Committee Memberships: Audit, Corporate Governance (chair)