Speakers

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    Chris Atherton

    EnergyNet LLC
    President & CEO

    Chris Atherton is the CEO of EnergyNet, Inc. EnergyNet is an oil and gas asset acquisition and divestiture firm specializing in auction sales, sealed bid transactions and government lease sales. Chris has been part of the EnergyNet team since 2002. He has been actively involved as the firm has completed over $6B in transactions including sell-side mandates from thousands of Exploration and Production clients. Chris leads a multi-disciplinary team of 50 professionals specializing in engineering, land, technical, business development, marketing, IT and administration. Chris has 18 years of experience in the energy industry. Chris graduated from Texas State in San Marcos with a business management and marketing degree. Prior to EnergyNet, Chris worked at the Enron Corporation in Houston, Texas Chris recently served as the Chairman of the Wildcatter’s Host Committee for the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers. Chris served as the Chairman for the SPE-Gulf Coast Section Business Development Study Group for three years. He is also an active member of the IPAA, Texas Energy Alliance, ADAM Houston, ADAM Permian and Houston Producer's Forum. Chris holds series 39, 22 and 63 SEC licenses.

  • Chris Cooper, Oilfield Water Logistics

    Chris Cooper

    Oilfield Water Logistics
    Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Cooper is CEO of Oilfield Water Logistics and Managing Partner of OWL Investments. Mr. Cooper was previously CEO and founder of Oilfield Water Lines, LP, which sold substantially all of its assets to NGL Energy Partners (NYSE: NGL) in 2013. Prior to OWL, Mr. Cooper co-founded investment firm Eastern Partners and was CFO of Charis Partners, the initial oilfield water platform for Heckmann Water Resources and later Nuverra (NYSE: NES). Mr. Cooper began his investment career at private equity firm Olympus Real Estate Partners, HM Capital’s real estate fund, following work at Ernst & Young. Mr. Cooper received a BBA in Finance and BA in Political Science from Southern Methodist University, and an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.

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    Jonathan Green

    CIG Logistics
    Chief Executive Officer

    Bio coming soon...

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    Stephen McNair

    UL Water Midstream LLC
    President

    Bio coming soon...

  • Erik Nystrom

    Erik Nystrom

    Covia Corporation
    Vice President, Strategic Marketing

    Erik is the Vice President of Marketing at Covia Holdings Corporation. Prior to Covia, Erik served seven years in the US Army as an intelligence officer, having served overseas tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as supporting numerous stateside missions. After his time in the Army, Erik worked in customer service and strategic pipeline planning.

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    Jack Reilly

    EnCap Investments LP
    Director

    Bio coming soon...