Charles K. Thompson
Mr. Thompson is currently a Managing Partner of PinHigh Capital Partners, a Houston-based family office affiliated investment partnership with a focus on smaller private oil service and E & P investments. Mr. Thompson spent two years at Nomura Securities building the oil and gas investment banking business. From 2004-2014 he was an original partner of Legacy Partners Group, a boutique M&A firm based in NY that was sold to FBR Capital Markets in the fall of 2007. Mr. Thompson remained at FBR to run the energy investment banking practice where the focus was small cap oil service and E&P M&A and capital raising. From 1995-2003, he worked at CSFB in the energy investment banking group, where he was a Managing Director in the energy group. From 1990-1995, he was with Banque Paribas, where he helped found the energy group, helped build the commodity derivatives finance group and invested in oil and gas properties. Mr. Thompson began his career as a commercial banker at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company. He holds a B.A. in geology from Williams College and attended the Columbia Business School summer program.