Gregory C. King has joined EnCap Flatrock Midstream as a senior advisor. King comes to EnCap Flatrock with more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry.
From 2003 to 2007, King served as the president of Valero Energy Corp. (NYSE: VLO). As Valero’s president, he helped develop and execute a strategy to build the largest independent refiner in North America. During the same period, he also served as a member of the board of directors of Valero’s midstream business, Valero LP (now NuStar Energy LP) (NYSE: NS). King started working for Valero in 1993, and served the company in various roles before he was named president including general counsel and COO.
King is a member of the board of directors of QEP Midstream Partners LP, Philadelphia Energy Solutions LLC, and Jonah Energy LLC. In 2008, he formed GCK Ventures LLC, a San Antonio, Texas-based private equity firm focusing on energy investments and consulting, real estate, and public equities. He remains active as the company’s principal.
King earned his Juris Doctorate at the University of Houston Law Center and practiced law as a partner at Bracewell & Giuliani LLP’s Houston office from 1985 to 1993. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in finance from the University of Texas.