Scott Baxter is a managing director with BRG’s Energy & Climate practice and has over thirty years of global energy investment banking experience.

He has been a primary advisor in executing over $200 billion in corporate mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, and public and private equity capital raises; and rendered over 40 independent fairness and valuation opinions to special committees. He has also provided expert witness testimony in litigation-related matters. His energy industry expertise spans the upstream, midstream, downstream, oil field services, mining, power, and renewables (wind, solar, ethanol) sectors

Employment History

Sagent Advisors
Managing director
Head of global energy investment banking
2016—2018

Petrie Partners
Senior partner
2013 – 2016

Green River Energy Advisors
Managing director
Head of energy investment banking
2011-2012

Houlihan Lokey
Managing director
Head of global energy investment banking
2007 – 2010

Baxter Bold & Company
Managing director
Head of energy investment banking
2002 – 2007

Columbia University Graduate School of Business
Adjunct professor of Finance
2002 – 2006

JPMorgan
Managing director – head of Americas, global energy investment banking group
1999 – 2001

Citigroup (Salomon Brothers)
Managing director, global energy investment banking group
1989 – 1999

Price Waterhouse
Summer associate, valuations group
1988

Peat Marwick Main & Co.
Analyst, valuations group
1987

Sears
Analyst, regional accounting department
1983 – 1987

Professional Affiliations

Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)

Houston Producers Forum

Coronado Club (Houston)

Union League Club (NYC)

Greater Houston Sports Club

Credentials

FINRA, Series 24, 7, 79, and 63

Community/Civic Involvement

Star Group (NYSE “SGU”)
Independent director, Audit Committee, Compensation Committee, Risk Committee, Conflicts Committee
2006 – present

Weber State University
President’s National Advisory Council
1996 – present

Columbia University Graduate School of Business
Adjunct professor of Finance
2002 – 2006

Areas of Expertise

Education

University of Chicago Graduate School of Business
MBA

Weber State University
BS, Economics (cum laude)