People: Sanchez Energy Corp (SN)

SN on New York Consolidated

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3 Jun 2015
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Antonio Sanchez

72 2012 Executive Chairman of the Board

Antonio Sanchez

41 2012 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

G. Gleeson Van Riet

46 2015 Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President

Christopher Heinson

33 2014 Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President

Kirsten Hink

48 2015 Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer

Brian Carney

49 2015 Independent Director

Greg Colvin

55 2012 Independent Director

Gilbert Garcia

51 2011 Independent Director

Alan Jackson

71 2012 Independent Director

Sean Maher

42 2014 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Antonio Sanchez

Mr. Antonio R. Sanchez, Jr., has been appointed as Executive Chairman of the Board of Sanchez Energy Corp. effective November 28, 2012. Mr. Sanchez, Jr. is the co-founder, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sanchez Oil & Gas Corporation ("SOG"), a private oil and natural gas company founded in 1972 that engages in the exploration and development of oil and natural gas primarily in Texas and the onshore Gulf Coast areas on behalf of its affiliates. SOG is an affiliate of the Company. Mr. Sanchez, Jr. received his Bachelor of Arts and Doctor of Jurisprudence degrees from St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas. Mr. Sanchez, Jr. currently serves as director for the A. R. "Tony" and Maria J. Sanchez Family Foundation. He is also a director and stockholder of International Bancshares Corporation, a member of the Board of Visitors and Membership/Board Development Task Force at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and a member of the Board of Trustees at Baylor College of Medicine. Because Mr. Sanchez, Jr. has over 40 years of experience in the oil and natural gas industry as well as a comprehensive understanding of oil and gas operations, we believe that Mr. Sanchez, Jr. is qualified to serve as a director of the Company. Mr. Sanchez, Jr. is the father of Mr. Sanchez, III, our President and Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board.

Antonio Sanchez

Mr. Antonio R. Sanchez, III, is President and Chief Executive Officer, Director of Sanchez Energy Corp. Mr. Sanchez, III served as our Chairman of the Board from August 2011 to November 2012 and continues to be a member of our Board. Mr. Sanchez, III is also the President of SOG, which he joined in October 2001, the President of SEP Management I, LLC ("SEP Management") and a Managing Director of Sanchez Energy Partners I, LP ("SEP I"). Each of SOG, SEP Management and SEP I (together with their affiliates (other than the Company), the "Sanchez Group") are affiliates of the Company. From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Sanchez, III was an investment banker specializing in mergers and acquisitions with J.P. Morgan Securities Inc. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Sanchez, III worked in a variety of positions, including sales and marketing, product development and investor relations, at Zix Corporation, a publicly traded encryption technology company listed on the Nasdaq Global Market. Mr. Sanchez, III was a member of the board of directors of Zix Corporation from May 2003 until June 2014. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Georgetown University with a concentration in accounting and finance and a minor in economics and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Business School. Mr. Sanchez, III has significant experience managing oil and gas operations and being a member of the board of directors of a publicly traded company as well as extensive knowledge of the energy industry. For these reasons, we believe that Mr. Sanchez, III is qualified to serve as a director of the Company. Mr. Sanchez, III is the son of Mr. Sanchez, Jr., our Executive Chairman of the Board.

G. Gleeson Van Riet

Mr. G. Gleeson Van Riet is Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President of the Company. He was Interim Co-Chief Financial Officer of Sanchez Energy Corporation. Prior to Mr. Van Riet's appointment as Interim Co-Chief Financial Officer, he served as our Senior Vice President, Capital Markets and Investor Relations, a position he held since joining the Company in April 2013. Mr. Van Riet has over 20 years of mergers and acquisitions and financing experience for public and private companies. From 2012 until 2013, Mr. Van Riet worked at Excetus Partners LLC, a consulting firm advising private equity firms investing in the energy industry. From 2000 until 2011, he was based in London as an investment banker for Credit Suisse covering major global private equity firms investing across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. He began his career with Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in Los Angeles before moving to London to build its European leveraged finance team. Mr. Van Riet graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania with a dual Bachelor of Arts degree and Bachelor of Science degree and received his Master of Business Administration degree with Distinction from the Harvard Business School.

Christopher Heinson

Mr. Christopher D. Heinson has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President of Sanchez Energy Corp. Mr. Heinson had served as the Company's interim Chief Operating Officer from January 2014 to March 2014. He joined the Company in March 2013 as the Senior Manager of Reservoir Engineering. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Heinson had served as a Senior Development Planning Engineer for Occidental Petroleum Corporation's Williston Basin division from May 2011 to March 2013 and a Staff Reservoir Engineer for their Permian basin division from May 2007 to May 2011. Mr. Heinson received his Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering degree from the University of Texas at Austin.

Kirsten Hink

Mrs. Kirsten A. Hink is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer of Sanchez Energy Corp., since March 9, 2012. She had previously served as our Vice President and Principal Accounting Officer since March 2012. Prior to joining us, Ms. Hink served as the Controller of Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC from January 2011 to February 2012, where she oversaw the company's financial reporting and accounting. From January 2010 to December 2010, she served as Assistant Controller of Mariner Energy, Inc. ("Mariner"), where she managed the revenue and production reporting as well as assisted with financial and bankruptcy reporting for the Edge properties that were acquired by Mariner. She served as the Chief Accounting Officer for Edge from July 2008 through December 2009 and the Vice President and Controller for Edge from October 2003 through July 2008, where she oversaw the preparation of Edge's financial statements. Prior to that time she served as Controller of Edge from December 31, 2000 to October 2003 and Assistant Controller of Edge from June 2000 to December 2000. Edge filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in October 2009. Before joining Edge, she served as Controller of Benz Energy Inc., an oil and gas exploration company, from June 1998 to June 2000. Ms. Hink received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from Trinity University. Ms. Hink is a Certified Public Accountant in the State of Texas.

Brian Carney

Mr. Brian Carney has been appointed as Independent Director of Sanchez Energy Corporation., with effect from 5 May 2015. He is an attorney from Midland, Texas, where he has practiced law at the Law Office of Brian Carney since 1992. His practice focuses on litigation in both state and federal courts. Mr. Carney graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, and he received his Doctor of Jurisprudence from Oklahoma City University in 1991.

Greg Colvin

Mr. Greg Colvin is Independent Director of Sanchez Energy Corp., since March 9, 2012. Mr. Colvin is the Managing Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Head of Investor Relations of Sankofa Capital, an investment management firm, which he co-founded in December 2011. From 2007 until he co-founded Sankofa Capital, Mr. Colvin worked as a Managing Partner at Bluffview Capital, LP, where he originated and raised capital for private equity and hedge fund clients. From 1997 to 2006, Mr. Colvin was a Managing Director of the Private Funds Group at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette Securities Corp and Credit Suisse LLC. Mr. Colvin started his professional career with Stephens Inc. specializing in placing primary and secondary fixed income products to institutional investors. Mr. Colvin received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree from the University of Arkansas. Mr. Colvin currently serves on the advisory board of the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas. We believe that Mr. Colvin is well qualified to serve as a member of our Board. In addition to his extensive experience in leadership positions at large financial institutions, Mr. Colvin has a substantive understanding of the upstream oil and gas industry and a financial background that gives him the ability to understand and analyze our business and our opportunities.

Gilbert Garcia

Mr. Gilbert A. Garcia is Independent Director of Sanchez Energy Corp., since December 13, 2011 . Mr. Garcia is the Managing Partner of Garcia Hamilton & Associates, L.P., an institutional asset management firm, which he joined in 2002 and where he supervises all facets of the firm's investment decisions. Prior to joining Garcia Hamilton & Associates, L.P., Mr. Garcia worked at two other institutional asset management firms, Smith Graham & Company, where Mr. Garcia was most recently the Chief Investment Officer, and Cisneros Asset Management, where he was most recently President. Mr. Garcia started his professional career with Salomon Brothers specializing in mortgage-backed securities. Mr. Garcia received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Yale University. We believe that Mr. Garcia is well qualified to serve as a member of our Board. In addition to his professional experience, Mr. Garcia also has extensive experience serving in leadership positions of community organizations, including as the Chairman of the Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County, Texas. We believe that Mr. Garcia's executive experience, including through his service on community organizations, provides valuable financial and management experience that is critical to his ability to identify, understand and address the challenges and opportunities that we face as a public company.

Alan Jackson

Mr. Alan G. Jackson has been appointed as Independent Director of Sanchez Energy Corp., effective November 27, 2012. Mr. Jackson is the Senior Commercial Producer at IBC Insurance Agency, Ltd. ("IBC"). Mr. Jackson is the former co-owner of Inscorp, Inc., a leading commercial insurance agent/brokerage in South Texas, which was acquired by IBC in 2009. Mr. Jackson received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University at Kingsville, Texas and is a graduate of the University of Texas, McCombs School of Business' Management Development Program. We believe that Mr. Jackson is well qualified to serve as a member of our Board because of his experience working with many land and mineral owners and their representative brokers, bankers and attorneys and with many oil and gas operators, non-operators, investors, service companies and logistics carriers in the energy industry throughout South Texas, including the Eagle Ford Shale.

Sean Maher

Mr. Sean M. Maher is Independent Director of Sanchez Energy Corporation. Mr. Maher is the Senior Portfolio Manager of RCH Energy, an investment management firm, which he joined in June of 2008. From 2006 until joining RCH Energy, Mr. Maher was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley and the Head of Master Limited Partnership and Integrated Natural Gas Research. From 2001 to 2006, Mr. Maher was a member of the Integrated Oils and Independent Refining Equity Research team for Morgan Stanley. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Maher was an analyst in the Energy Investment Banking team at Morgan Stanley. Mr. Maher began his career at Morgan Stanley in 1997 within the Financial Reporting and Controllers Group that covered the Investment Banking business; including Mergers & Acquisitions, Equity Capital Markets, Debt Capital Markets and Private Equity. Mr. Maher received both his Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and his Master of Business Administration in Finance and Accounting degrees from Saint Bonaventure University. We believe that Mr. Maher is well qualified to serve as a member of our Board.

Basic Compensation

Name Fiscal Year Total

Antonio Sanchez

11,165,900

Antonio Sanchez

8,473,260

G. Gleeson Van Riet

--

Christopher Heinson

2,334,800

Kirsten Hink

831,660

Brian Carney

--

Greg Colvin

--

Gilbert Garcia

--

Alan Jackson

--

Sean Maher

--
As Of  30 Dec 2014
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