About Our Team

Multi-National Oil & Gas E&P Experience

Blackstone Texas is comprised of management, petroleum engineering, and finance professionals from Texas, Colombia and Argentina. We are uniquely positioned with exceptional production expertise across the Americas, a deep knowledge of the geography, and success within the regulatory processes.




Years Combined Experience


Oil & Gas M&A Deals


Wells Drilled & Managed

Technical Precision

Our petroleum engineering teams have a great depth of technical and geological expertise.

Consolidation Strategy

Sustainable growth through acquisition and development of undervalued producing fields.

Multi-National Foundation

Focused on acquiring and developing opportunities in the U.S. Mid-Continent and Colombian basins.



Seasoned Leadership


Former CEO of NASDAQ listed National Energy Group. Founded NEG and grew the company to 100 employees, over 1,000 wells, and a market capitalization of $350 million prior to being acquired. He has over 30 years of leadership and expertise in the energy industry.

CEO, Director

Over 25 years of global experience in leadership, operations, finance, and natural resources. Expertise in U.S. Mid-Continent and Colombia oil and gas markets. Retired U.S. Marine Officer. BSc. U.S. Naval Academy; MBA, Duke University; MEng Petroleum Engineering, University of North Dakota

CFO, Director

CFO of Blackstone Texas. Over 25 years of global experience in general management across multiple industries, merger and acquisitions, international financial management, and global corporate development. BSc Electronics Engineering from Chinese University of Hong Kong; MBA, INSEAD, France.

V.P. Operations, Director

Former President of Advanced Drilling Technologies, a Hunt Family Rosewood company. 15+ years expertise in energy M&A and drilling 1,500 wells in Texas & Venezuela. Vice President of Rosewood Resources, responsible for U.S. pipeline operations. BSc U.S. Military Academy; MBA, Texas Christian University.

V.P. Drilling, Director

V.P. Drilling of Blackstone Texas. Former President of Ingenieria Hidrocarburos Civil y Ambiental Status a Colombia oil field services & drilling company. Petroleum Engineer with 20 years experience in Colombia working with Ecopetrol, Haliburton, Schlumberger, and Exxon. BSc Petroleum Engineering.

Consulting Senior Engineering Advisor

Senior Petroleum Engineer, 35+ Experience and leadership. Reservoir Engineer for EOG’s OKG division and co leader for their New Ventures Team. Senior Reservoir Engineer for Exxon Chesapeake Energy and EOG Resources. BSc Petroleum Engineering, University Oklahoma.

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