Our People

Terry C. Matlack

Terry C. Matlack, CFA*
Managing Director and Co-Founder

Mr. Terry Matlack co-founded Tortoise Capital Advisors in 2002. Mr. Matlack is a member of the Investment Committee of Tortoise Capital. Previously, Mr. Matlack was a managing director at Kansas City Equity Partners (KCEP), a founding sponsor of Tortoise, from 2001 to 2002. Prior to joining KCEP, Mr. Matlack was president of GreenStreet Capital and its affiliates in the telecommunications service industry. Prior to that, Mr. Matlack served as the executive vice president and on the board of directors of W.K. Communications, Inc., a cable television operator, and as chief operating officer of W.K. Cellular, a cellular rural service area operator. Mr. Matlack earned a Juris Doctorate and Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Kansas and a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Kansas State University. He is a CFA® charterholder.


Firm Overview (At 9/30/2017)

  • Assets
    Approximately $20.2 billion under advisement 
  • Founded
  • Employees
  • Offices

    World Headquarters - Leawood, KS
    New York, NY
    Los Angeles, CA
    Wilton, CT
    Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg