Brooks Shughart

Brooks Shughart

Managing Director, First Reserve

Brooks Shughart is a Managing Director at First Reserve, a leading global private equity investment firm exclusively focused on energy. With 35 years of industry insight, investment expertise and operational excellence, the Firm has cultivated an enduring network of global relationships and raised over USD $31 billion of aggregate capital since inception.  First Reserve has completed over 650 transactions (including platform investments and add-on acquisitions), creating several notable energy companies throughout the Firm’s history. Its portfolio companies operate on six continents, spanning the energy spectrum from upstream oil and gas to midstream and downstream, including resources, equipment and services, and associated infrastructure.

Mr. Shughart joined First Reserve in 2012, and his responsibilities include investment origination, execution and exit, focusing on the reserves sector. Prior to joining First Reserve, he was a Director in the Mergers and Acquisitions Group for Credit Suisse. Prior to Credit Suisse, he held positions in the energy groups of Lazard Freres and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette/CS First Boston. Mr. Shughart holds a B.B.A. from The University of Texas.

Brooks will be speaking on the PRIVATE EQUITY & INVESTOR PANEL at North America Assembly 2019.

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