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Adam Klein

Partner

Adam Klein is a partner and member of the Investment Committee. He is a leader of Crestview's energy strategy and specializes in oilfield services and unconventional energy investments.

Bio

Adam Klein joined Crestview in 2007 and is a partner of the firm and a member of the Investment Committee. He is a leader on the energy team and specializes in oilfield services and unconventional energy investments. Prior to Crestview, Adam worked as an analyst at Centennial Ventures, where he evaluated, executed and monitored investments in early to mid-stage companies across multiple industries. Prior to Centennial, Adam worked as an analyst at Compass Partners, advising corporations and private equity firms on merger and acquisition transactions, joint ventures and leveraged buyouts and at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette as a financial analyst in the media and telecommunications group. Adam is currently a director of CP Energy, H2Oil Energy, Select Energy Services, Silver Creek Oil & Gas, Synergy Energy and W Energy Partners. He also serves as treasurer and a member of the board of directors for the Books for Kids Foundation. Adam received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and an A.B., cum laude, from Harvard College, where he was a member of the men’s varsity lacrosse team.

Investments

CP Energy

Energy

Current Portfolio

CP is a crude oil marketing, logistics and storage business. It provides services to producers and refiners through a network of injection points, delivery stations, trucks, gathering systems and storage tank capacity in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Kansas.

FBR & Co.

Financial Services

Realized

FBR provides investment banking, merger and acquisition advisory, institutional brokerage and research services. It focuses on the consumer, energy & natural resources, financial institutions, healthcare, industrials, insurance, real estate and TMT sectors.

H2Oil Energy

Energy

Current Portfolio

H2Oil Energy is a newly-formed exploration and production company focused on secondary oil recovery projects.

PartnerRe

Financial Services

Realized

PartnerRe is a global multi-line reinsurer specialized in property and casualty, life and health and alternative risk products. Crestview initially invested in Paris Re (formerly AXA Re) in 2006, which subsequently merged with PartnerRe in 2009.

Samson Resources

Energy

Realized

Samson Resources is a privately held energy exploration and production company. The company has acreage positions in the Anadarko, Greater Green River, Powder River, San Juan, East Texas and Williston basins.

Select Energy Services

Energy

Current Portfolio

Select Energy is a leading provider of total water solutions to exploration and production companies in the North American unconventional oil and natural gas markets.

Silver Creek Oil & Gas

Energy

Current Portfolio

Silver Creek Oil & Gas is a privately held exploration and production company that was formed at the end of 2011. It focuses on the acquisition and development of out-of-favor unconventional oil and gas assets located primarily in Texas and Oklahoma.

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Synergy Energy

Energy

Current Portfolio

Synergy is a manufacturer, retailer and distributor of parts and supplies for the oil and gas industry. It focuses on artificial lift and also operates 14 retail stores under the name Bell Supply Company.

W Energy Partners

Energy

Current Portfolio

W Energy Partners is an E&P company that acquires non-operated working interests in acreage and producing wells in the core of the Williston Basin in North Dakota.