HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwired - Mar 24, 2014) - Center Coast Capital Advisors, LP ("Center Coast" or the "Firm") announces today that Jeff Jorgensen has joined the Firm as its Senior Vice President, Director of Research.
As the Firm's Director of Research based in Houston, Texas, Mr. Jorgensen will be responsible for leading Center Coast's research efforts across all of its investment products and will provide the Firm's portfolio managers with macro and micro investable analytics on energy infrastructure investments. He will also play a prominent role in presenting Center Coast's investment views to clients and be an integral part of the Firm's investment committee.
Mr. Jorgensen joins Center Coast from UBS Investment Bank where he served as an Executive Director in the Global Natural Resources Group with a focus on MLPs and other oil and gas sub-sectors. During his tenure at UBS, he worked on over $20 billion of MLP and energy equity offerings, $10 billion of M&A transactions and $20 billion of debt deals. Mr. Jorgensen's previous experience includes working as an investment banker with Morgan Stanley's Global Energy Group and as an oil & gas finance attorney for Bracewell & Giuliani LLP. Prior to his professional career, Mr. Jorgensen was an outfielder in the Houston Astros organization. He received a J.D., with Honors, from the University of Texas School of Law and a B.A. in Economics, Managerial Studies and Sports Management from Rice University.
Dan Tutcher, Founder and Senior Portfolio Manager, said, "We could not be more pleased to bring Jeff's formidable experience and reputation to Center Coast, as we continue to build our investment management team and further cement Center Coast as an industry leader within the energy MLP and infrastructure space. In addition to a very deep knowledge of the analysis needed to understand the MLP structure from the bottom up, Jeff brings an intimate knowledge of the management teams and underlying assets responsible for delivering results in our portfolio companies which fits with Center Coast's owner-operator investment perspective."
About Center Coast Capital Advisors, LP
Center Coast Capital Advisors, LP ("Center Coast") is a registered investment advisor headquartered in Houston, Texas focused on energy MLPs and infrastructure investments. Its products include the Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund (NYSE: CEN), the Center Coast MLP Focus Fund (CCCAX/CCCCX), Separately Managed Accounts (SMAs) and private funds. Center Coast combines the expertise of midstream and energy infrastructure operators and financial and investment professionals. The Firms investment products are managed by Dan Tutcher and Rob Chisholm, two MLP industry veterans that have owned, operated and invested in midstream energy assets for over 40 years. As former CEO/management of one of the largest MLPs, they have historically analyzed, operated or purchased a large number of the assets within the MLP sector. Center Coast currently has over $3 billion in assets under management.
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