Prior to joining Hastings Equity Partners, Ben worked for Safoco Inc., a Houston based oil and gas equipment manufacturing company focused on wellheads, surface safety valves, and controls. He served as a Division and Product Manager, overseeing Safoco’s completions-focused products. In this role he managed the design, operations, and sales of innovative safety valves for oil field service companies. Prior to this, he was Safoco’s Engineer Manager and Design Engineer. Ben has also worked for Pelican Energy Partners and Telluride Investments.
Ben received an MBA from Rice University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado in Boulder.