BMO Capital Markets | Managing Director & Co-Head of U.S. A&D
Geoff has almost 40 years in the upstream oil and gas engineering, finance and A&D industries. He began his career as a petroleum engineer with Amoco in 1979 and then moved into energy banking and for five years before starting Roberts & Associates, Inc. in 1985 to provide reserve evaluations and A&D services.
Since then he has worked exclusively in upstream A&D with firms including Randall & Dewey, Madison Energy Advisors, Inc., Centurion Exploration Company, The Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse, and Roberts Energy Advisors.
In 2015 Geoff joined BMO Capital Group as Head of A&D for the United States. Since then he has rebuilt the group from three people to its current level of 22. The group closes $5-10 Billion in transactions each year for companies including EOG, Pioneer, QEP, Encana, and many others.
Geoff has degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering from the State University of New York. He’s a 39- year member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), served as Chairman of the SPE’s Business Development Group, and currently serves on the board of the Houston Producers Forum. He’s also a Registered Professional Engineer (Oil & Gas) in Texas and holds FINRA Series 7 and 63 licenses. But of all his accomplishments, he is most proud of having helped Melinda start ADAM Houston and serving as its initial Treasurer.