Private equity firm Resolute Capital Partners has hired Casey Minshew as president of energy. In this newly created position, Minshew will provide leadership and oversight to the firm’s energy segment and will oversee the discovery and analysis of new investment opportunities.
“In today’s market environment, oil and gas remains an area with large investment opportunity,” said Thomas J. Powell, senior managing partner of Resolute Capital. “Casey brings a wealth of knowledge in both the energy and technology spaces, as well as a history of great client relations, all of which will help us as we continue to provide discerning investors with access to modern oil and gas opportunities and the possible tax advantages that come with them.”
Minshew was the co-founder of EnergyFunder, an online crowdfunding platform for oil and gas investments. Earlier in his career, he held executive-level positions at both the National Association of Independent Mortgage Bankers, where he established the commercial loan division, and iWowWe, a technology company that markets video communication tools. Minshew holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Texas State University.
In other company news, Resolute Capital recently promoted Christine Hiatt from vice president of real estate acquisitions and dispositions to chief operating officer.
Resolute Capital Partners is a private equity firm with offices in San Francisco, Dallas, and Minneapolis. Since its founding in 2010, the company has raised more than $514 million in its various energy, technology, and real estate funds.