King Crow, Partner at Flatland Minerals
Published 17 March 2021
King A. Crow has spent 40 years in banking and private equity and debt finance with focus in the real estate and energy fields. He began his career as an asset manager and analyst with JMI, a newly-formed Mortgage REIT in Dallas, TX. He subsequently managed the commercial real estate finance divisions for First Federal Savings & Loan and First Commercial Bank before forming Crow Mortgage Company, a mortgage broker and real estate development company operating in the Southwest with offices in Dallas Texas and Little Rock, AR. King also served as Chairman of the Board and principle stock holder of Arkansas Federal Bank and as partner in a highly profitable software startup venture, Univest, which was the first fully browser based commercial real estate servicing software company. Univest served the CNBS industry and was purchased in 2000 by Midland Loan Servicing.
Since 2000, King has served as principal partner of Crow Financial Partners (CFP), providing over one billion dollars of debt and equity financing for real estate, private equity ventures and energy funds including five mineral funds and serves on the Board of Carrollton Mineral Partners II, Centennial Minerals Holdings, Appalachian Basin Minerals, LP and Flatland Mineral Fund, LP.
King attended college at the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, American College in Paris, France, London School of Economics, and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in Economics.
Flatland Minerals is a long-term holder and end buyer of minerals and royalties funded by private investors.