Sept. 19, 2007


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WHAT’S BEEN SOLD, WHAT’S AVAILABLE, & HOW CAN YOU BE PART OF THE NEXT WIN-WIN DEAL?!...  

Whether your firm has “closed” its big deal for the year, or you’re still looking for the “perfect partner,” our September speakers can help you to effectively plan or hone your M&A&D strategy and execution. Now is the time to shop with your BDSG colleagues for a year-end transaction that will bring the balance sheet and tax statement into harmony.

Key topics will include:

-         2007 Transaction highlights & trends To-Date

-         Current Deals on the market

-         Outlook for M&A&D Activity

-         M&A&D Industry structural changes (consolidations, new players)

-         Financial climate with regard to M&A&D

-         What M&A&D metrics are expected in a $70 oil / $7 gas world?

We welcome you to join us for this first event of the season with the Business & Social Networking hour, with complimentary Hors D’Oeuvres and cash bar at 5:30 pm in the Mezzanine, followed by an hour-long program.
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Featured Speakers

Speaker: JOSEPH MAGNER - VP & Director, Institutional Research, Tristone Capital
Speaker JOSEPH MAGNER - VP & Director, Institutional Research, Tristone Capital
PAUL BECK - Executive Director, Macquarie Capital SHAUN FINNIE - Managing Director, Scotia Waterous   Joseph Magner joined Tristone Capital's Denver office in January 2007 and is responsible for providing institutional equity research coverage of the Large and Mid-Cap U.S. independent E&P companies.  Prior to joining Tristone, he spent five years ...

PAUL BECK - Executive Director, Macquarie Capital
SHAUN FINNIE - Managing Director, Scotia Waterous

 

Joseph Magner joined Tristone Capital's Denver office in January 2007 and is responsible for providing institutional equity research coverage of the Large and Mid-Cap U.S. independent E&P companies.  Prior to joining Tristone, he spent five years with Petrie Parkman & Co. providing research coverage of the Mid-Cap U.S. E&P sector and maintaining the firm's natural gas macro perspective.  Previous to his experience at Petrie Parkman, Mr. Magner worked seven years in equity research with various other firms on both the sell-side and the buy-side.  Mr. Magner holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, cum laude, from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a Master of Science in Finance degree from the University of Denver.  Mr. Magner is a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder.

 

 

Paul B. Beck is an Executive Director at Macquarie Bank and was a founding member of Macquarie’s Houston office in 2002. Prior to Macquarie, Paul was a Managing Director of Cambrian Capital Corporation (1996-01) and Jefferies & Company (1994-96). He was involved in originating and structuring energy finance transactions at MG Trade Finance Corp. (1992-94) and was a petroleum banker with First City Bancorporation (1989-92). Paul also worked for Cabot Oil and Gas (1984-87) in various Gulf Coast and Rocky Mountain production and reservoir engineering capacities. At Cabot, he had additional responsibilities, which included SEC reserve engineering reporting. Paul holds a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from the University of Houston
 

 

Shaun Finnie joined Scotia Waterous in November 2005, having transferred from Scotia Capital’s Mergers & Acquisitions group, which he joined in 2003. Mr. Finnie is a Managing Director in the Houston office where he is responsible for business development and project execution.

Prior to joining Scotia Capital, Mr. Finnie was a Vice President in the Energy and Power group at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in New York. In that capacity, he was responsible for coverage of U.S. and Canadian accounts in the oil & gas and power sectors. Before joining Goldman Sachs, Mr. Finnie spent four years with two other major Canadian investment banks where he focused on merger and acquisition assignments. Mr. Finnie began his career practicing oil and gas law at Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer in Calgary.

Mr. Finnie received a BA in Economics from the University of Saskatchewan in 1986, an LLB from The University of Western Ontario in 1989, and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in 1995.



 

 

 




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Organizer

James (Tony) Webb


Date and Time

Wed, Sept. 19, 2007

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
(GMT-0500) US/Central

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If you do not have a full-time job in the oil and gas industry, are a full-time student or Member in Transition (MiT) member, and you do not see a discounted registration fee for students/MiT regarding this event, please contact the GCS manager at spe-gcs@spe.org.


Location

Four Seasons Hotel

1300 Lamar St.
Houston, Texas 77010