Ben Beyer is a founder and Chief Financial Officer of Trace Midstream. As CFO, Ben is responsible for all financial functions for the company including capital raising, financial analysis, and M&A transactions. Ben brings 12 years of midstream and energy finance experience to Trace. During his tenure in the energy industry, Ben has participated in over $15 billion of financial transactions in the upstream, midstream and oilfield services sectors.
Before Trace, Ben spent five years in various corporate development and finance roles at Howard Energy Partners, most recently as the VP of Finance. Before Howard, Ben was an investment banker at Greenhill & Company where he was a founding member of Greenhill’s Houston office and focused on corporate energy M&A transactions. Previously, Ben was an analyst in Merrill Lynch’s Global Energy & Power investment banking group.
Ben received a B.S. in Business Administration from Trinity University and earned an MBA with honors from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.