HOUSTON, Jan. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Hunter Securities (GHS), a division of Seaport Global Securities LLC, a full service investment bank focusing on natural resources-related sectors, is pleased to announce that Mr. Ken Sill has joined the Firm as Managing Director and Senior Oilfield Services Analyst in its Houston office. Mr. Sill is an award-winning analyst with bulge bracket sell-side and hedge fund buy-side experience. As the former CFO of an oilfield services company, Mr. Sill brings a wealth of experience to GHS. He joins Mark Brown, Director and Senior Oilfield Services Analyst at GHS and will be expanding the firm's coverage of the oilfield services sector.
Mr. Sill was previously Chief Financial Officer of US Well Services, a hydraulic fracturing / pressure pumping company operating in unconventional oil and natural gas basins. Prior to that, he spent four years on the buy side, at TPH Asset Management and CAVU Capital Advisors, and 12 years on the sell side at Credit Suisse covering oilfield services, where he was highly ranked in the Institutional Investor and Greenwich Associates polls. Prior to Wall Street, Ken provided process improvement and litigation consulting, tax and auditing services at Solvay America, Price Waterhouse and Arthur Young & Co.
Commented Ed Lainfiesta, Managing Partner of GHS, "Having worked closely with Ken over the years, especially during his time at US Well Services, we are excited to have him join our team and are confident that he will provide tremendous value to our clients. Ken has a deep knowledge of the energy landscape, in particular the drivers and needs of oilfield services companies and investors."
Mr. Sill received an MBA with honors from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA Cum Laude in Economics and Managerial Studies from Rice University. He has a CPA certification.
About Global Hunter Securities
Global Hunter Securities (GHS), a division of Seaport Global Securities LLC, is a full service investment bank focusing on natural resources-related sectors including Energy, Industrials & Shipping. GHS provides insightful research, innovative capital raising and financial advisory and restructuring services supported by an institutional sales and trading team with worldwide reach. For more information about GHS, please visit www.ghsecurities.com.
Contact: Justin Cable
Director of Equity Research
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