Our Team

Ryan Cook, Vice President

Ryan Cook

Vice President

Ryan leads the engineering and economic evaluation for the fund’s acquisitions and corporate valuations. He also oversees several portfolio monitoring responsibilities, including budgeting & capital planning.

Ryan entered the industry as a roustabout in northeastern Oklahoma, for a small family-owned business. He began his professional career working at Samson Resources, managing properties across the Anadarko and Arkoma basins. In over a decade in the E&P business, Ryan has garnered experience across most of the major U.S. basins in a multitude of capacities including operations, reservoir, reserves, and business development with emphases on asset development, corporate valuations, new ventures, and acquisition & divestitures.

Ryan holds a Petroleum Engineering degree and M.B.A. from the University of Tulsa.