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Adam Klein

Partner

Adam Klein is a partner and member of the Investment Committee. He is also the co-head of Crestview’s energy strategy.

Bio

Adam Klein joined Crestview in 2007 and is a partner of the firm and a member of the Investment Committee. He is co-head of the energy strategy and specializes in oilfield services, unconventional energy and renewables investments. Prior to Crestview, Adam worked as an investment professional 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 and as an analyst at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in the media and telecommunications investment banking group. Adam is currently a director of CP Energy, H2Oil, Select Energy Services, U.S. Well Services, W Energy Partners LLC and W Energy Partners II LLC. 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.

Endurance Lift Holdings

Energy

Current Portfolio

Endurance Lift Holdings 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.

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 specializing 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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U.S. Well Services

Energy

Current Portfolio

USWS is a hydraulic fracturing services company. Its proprietary (Clean Fleet) technology seeks to be transformative for the industry and bring significant cost, efficiency and environmental benefits to customers.

W Energy Partners

Energy

Realized

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.

W Energy Partners II

Energy

Current Portfolio

W Energy Partners II 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.