Redefining the way oil and gas producers
manage cash flow risk

Expertise

The oil and gas markets continue to experience pricing and regulatory volatility. Now more than ever, oil and gas executives need an unbiased view of the market, a clear plan to manage cash flow and efficient execution.

We have assembled the top minds in energy risk management to develop a better approach to oil and gas hedging.

Expertise

The oil and gas markets continue to experience pricing and regulatory volatility. Now more than ever, oil and gas executives need an unbiased view of the market, a clear plan to manage cash flow and efficient execution.

We have assembled the top minds in energy risk management to develop a better approach to oil and gas hedging.

Alignment

Production profiles, investor objectives, lender requirements and risk tolerance differ by organization and even by asset.

We take time to understand the full picture – tailoring and executing unique hedge strategies that are grounded in fundamental and technical analysis. And we do it all within a predictable fixed fee structure.

Alignment

Production profiles, investor objectives, lender requirements and risk tolerance differ by organization and even by asset.

We take time to understand the full picture – tailoring and executing unique hedge strategies that are grounded in fundamental and technical analysis. And we do it all within a predictable fixed fee structure.

Focus

It would be easy to get distracted. We have seen others in this space expand into physical marketing activities, manage a proprietary speculative trading book, and even pursue upstream oil and gas assets.

We choose to be different. We focus exclusively on managing the hedge portfolios of our clients and their investors. No conflicts. Period.

Focus

It would be easy to get distracted. We have seen others in this space expand into physical marketing activities, manage a proprietary speculative trading book, and even pursue upstream oil and gas assets.

We choose to be different. We focus exclusively on managing the hedge portfolios of our clients and their investors. No conflicts. Period.

Leadership Team

Our leadership team was assembled to combine deep expertise in market analytics, hedge execution, operations and technology.

CHRIS
CROOM

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Croom has spent the past 20 years in the energy markets developing hedge strategies, marketing structured energy derivative products and trading crude oil and natural gas. Prior to founding AEGIS Energy Risk in 2013, Mr. Croom spent 6 years as President of Asset Risk Management, advising both public and private oil and gas producers on their hedge portfolios. Mr. Croom was one of the original members of Bear Energy LP, a subsidiary of Bear Stearns, where he was responsible for the company’s derivative marketing activities across natural gas, crude oil and crude product platforms. Prior to Bear Energy, Mr. Croom worked for the National Bank of Canada originating structured product opportunities and marketing energy derivatives to producers and end users across North America. Mr. Croom began his career in derivatives with Enron as part of Enron’s Industrial Markets Group, where he was focused on marketing hedging structures across various OTC commodity markets. Mr. Croom holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Economics from Texas Tech University.

BRYAN
SANSBURY

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Sansbury is a founding partner of AEGIS and has been an outside advisor to the firm since its inception in late 2013. Bryan joined the firm full-time in 2017 to lead the operations, technology and financial management of the firm. Prior to joining AEGIS, Mr. Sansbury was the President of Health & Wealth Solutions at Alight Solutions, leading 17,000 colleagues serving 1,400 benefits administration and consumer experience consulting clients. Prior to this role, Mr. Sansbury was the chief operating officer and chief information officer of Aon Hewitt and played a critical role in the sale of Aon Hewitt’s outsourcing business to Blackstone (forming Alight Solutions). Mr. Sansbury is a graduate of Berry College and a Fellow of the CEO Perspectives Program through the Kellogg School of Management. Mr. Sansbury also serves as the Lead Independent Director of LGI Homes (NASDAQ: LGIH).

JUSTIN
MCCRANN

President

Mr. McCrann has been in the energy and finance industry for the past 19 years with extensive experience in all aspects of energy trading and risk management. Prior to joining AEGIS Energy Risk, Mr. McCrann served as Head of East Trading at BNP Paribas in Houston, managing dynamic term energy portfolios and mitigating risk for customer hedging activities with varied terms, shapes, and risk profiles. Mr. McCrann was responsible for managing a $1B portfolio of North American energy assets, including optimization, hedging, accounting, and client relations. Prior to BNP, Mr. McCrann worked at Merrill Lynch/Allegheny Energy Global Markets where he was tasked with regional energy markets. Mr. McCrann is a graduate from the College of Business at James Madison University. Mr. McCrann and his research team have been published/quoted on media outlets including CNBC, Oil and Gas Investor and Oil and Gas Financial Journal.

ISAAC
LEWIS

Director – Trading

MATT
MARSHALL

Director – Market Analytics

PATRICK
MCCRANN

Director – Business Development

TRENT
SANSBURY

Director – Operations