Brandon E. Cox - Phoenix, Arizona
CEO & Founder
Cox leverages a background in the oil and gas industry and finance to identify, acquire and develop underperforming and underdeveloped oil and gas properties. His proven track record and model for turning oil and gas projects into income producing assets increases the market cap for Pipeline Oil & Gas and its clients.
As CEO and Founder, Cox secures the development of capital for projects involving natural gas pipelines and the drilling and reworking of oil wells. He has assembled a seasoned leadership team of geologists, field operations and financial professionals who oversee successful operations in Kansas, Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. He is also a licensed and bonded oil and gas well operator in the state of Kansas, where he currently manages over 75 wells.
Prior to founding Pipeline Oil & Gas, Cox was President of Cox Capital, LLC, helping to fund and manage over $200 million in real estate development.
For over four years, Cox was the host of Crude Awakenings, a #1 financial news talk radio show on Money Radio 1510 AM and is now an industry expert delivering commentary and advice on the dynamic oil and gas market for The Ray Lucia Show airing in 10 of the Nation’s largest markets.Â He is a forth coming author of Power Principles, a co-authored book with Steve Forbes. In addition, Cox is featured in the March, 2014 issue of Forbes. He has also recently been acknowledged by Americaâ€™s PremierExpertsÂ® as one of the leading experts in the oil and gas field.
Chris C. Jarvis - Boston, Massachusetts
As Portfolio Manager, Chris Jarvis applies proven strategies to ensure Pipeline Oil & Gas identifies sound investment opportunities, anticipates changing market conditions and continually monitors projects to maximize returns. A trusted expert in the assessment of energy markets, Jarvis has been rated the #1 oil and gas analyst in the United States by Bloomberg News. He regularly appears on CNBC, Fox Business News and Reuters. He is also a contributor to print publications including the Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg News.
The founder of Caprock Risk Management, a boutique commodities firm specializing in the energy markets, Jarvis has over fifteen years of experience designing and executing energy risk management hedges for large multi-national companies. He has also served as a senior commodities analyst for Merrill Lynch and a senior publishing analyst for Advest.
Jarvis holds a BA from the University of Massachusetts as well as an MBA with a concentration in finance from the University of Connecticut. He is also a Certified Market Technician (CMT) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).
Geoffrey T. Chalmers, Esq.
Attorney Chalmers specializes in legal compliance for the financial services industry. His expertise includes advising independent oil and gas producers in structuring and operating investment partnerships.
Chalmers has served as Vice President and General Counsel of Commonwealth Financial Network, Inc., an independent broker-dealer, and worked for Liberty Real Estate Corporation, a part of Liberty Mutual Insurance. He has also provided legal services to companies in the financial sector, including serving as Vice President and General Counsel of Continental Investment Corporation, and as an attorney-examiner for the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Chalmers is an honors graduate of Harvard College, holds a LLM from Columbia Law School, and an MBA from New York University.