EnCap Flatrock Midstream has promoted Gregory C. King and Dave Kurtz to managing partner and Dennis J. McCanless to partner.
King joined EnCap Flatrock as senior adviser in 2015, bringing more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry. He is based in EnCap Flatrock’s San Antonio office. From 2003 to 2007 he served as the president of Valero Energy Corp. 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). He earned his JD at the University of Houston Law Center and his BBA in finance from the University of Texas in 1982. King serves on the board of directors of several EnCap Flatrock portfolio companies including Evolution Midstream LLC; Gravity Midstream LLC; Lucid Energy Group II LLC; and Moda Midstream LLC.
Prior to joining EnCap Flatrock in 2014 as managing director, Kurtz served as president and partner of Alpine Inc. He has more than 30 years of experience in the energy industry. Kurtz holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from The University of Kansas and his MBA from Oklahoma City University. Based in EnCap Flatrock’s Oklahoma City office, Kurtz serves on the board of directors of Tall Oak Midstream II LLC. He is also a director at Cardinal Midstream II LLC and Lucid Energy Group II LLC.
McCanless has been with EnCap Flatrock since its inception. He joined the firm as a managing director and works from the firm’s San Antonio office. He has more than 27 years of experience in the midstream and energy space. Prior to joining Flatrock Energy Advisors in 2007, he was president and CEO of Gas Solutions Holdings Inc. He holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from Texas A&M University and his MBA from the University of Houston. McCanless serves as president and a member of the board of directors of Toledo Bend Midstream LLC. He is also a member of the board of directors of EagleClaw Midstream LLC; Stakeholder Midstream LLC; and Tradition Midstream LLC.
Founded in 2008, EnCap Flatrock Midstream provides growth capital to proven management teams focused on midstream infrastructure opportunities across North America. The firm manages institutional capital commitments of approximately $5.6 billion.