Lance White

Lance White is the founder and CEO of PetroCloud LLC. For over 25 years, Mr. White has worked at the intersection of technology and energy, serving in leadership roles at Sun Microsystems, StorageTek, Patagon, and Western Atlas / Baker Hughes. He is also the President of Lancer Petroleum Corporation and Lancer Energy LLC. His career included overseas positions based in China, Singapore, Brazil, Argentina, Venezuela and Mexico. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and speaks fluent Spanish and Portuguese.

Michael K. Pickens

Michael K. Pickens is the CEO of Pickens Energy Corporation, an independent Oil and Gas investment firm. Mr. Pickens has been involved in the natural resource and energy industries for 15 years, with a family history in the space for nearly 90 years.

Neville Vere Nicoll

Neville Vere Nicoll is the President of Cornerstone Holdings a single family office. Mr. Vere Nicoll has been involved in the venture capital and private equity business for 30 years, both as an investor and as CEO of venture-backed and public companies.

Doug Hohertz

Doug Hohertz is the Chief Investment Officer at The Mitchell Group, an energy focused investment advisory firm located in Houston, Texas. Doug has been a member of the firm and the investment committee for 17 years where he led the research and portfolio management efforts prior to becoming CIO. Previously he spent 9 years with Western Atlas International, a leading international oilfield services company in a variety of senior financial positions. Mr. Hohertz received his BS in Finance and MSBA from Texas Tech University.

Brad Bynum

Brad Bynum is Director and President of Howard Energy Partners. Prior to co-founding Howard Energy, from 2005 to 2011, Mr. Bynum was Chief Financial Officer of Hall-Houston Exploration Partners, L.L.C. From 1997 to 2005 he worked in Merrill Lynch’s Global Energy and Power Investment Banking Group. While at Merrill Lynch, Mr. Bynum worked with a wide range of energy clients primarily focusing on the exploration and production sector of the oil and gas industry. He received a BBA from Texas A&M University and an MBA from Rice University.