VP OF CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT – ENGINEERING
Christopher M. Seiders (Chris) began his career in the oil and gas industry as a chemical engineer, but has spent the past 15 years as a business development professional. Immediately prior to joining Vaquero, Chris spent four years with Regency Energy Partners, LP, where he was instrumental in commercially developing and closing more than $500 million in grassroots midstream infrastructure projects as well as providing analysis of strategic acquisitions.
Chris has a wide range of experience including the design of gathering systems and new plant facilities, estimation of capital costs, economic model creation, proposal development and final contract negotiation. He has a history of developing mutually beneficial relationships with producers resulting in large acreage dedications and volume commitments.
Chris graduated with a Bachelors of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Oklahoma. He continued his education at the University of Texas at Arlington where he earned his Masters of Science in quantitative finance in 2008.