is a Managing Director at Blackstone GSO Capital in the Houston office.
Prior to joining GSO, Mr. Murray was a Managing Director of Guggenheim Partners. Mr. Murray opened the Houston office for Guggenheim in September 2005 and managed a staff of investment professionals who originated, closed and managed investments in the energy sector.
Prior to joining Guggenheim, Mr. Murray was an Executive Vice President and Manager of the Energy Group at Wells Fargo Bank and the President of Wells Fargo Energy Capital. Mr. Murray was responsible for commercial banking and alternative investments in the energy sector, managing offices in Dallas, Denver, and Houston. Prior to Wells Fargo, Mr. Murray was a Senior Reservoir Engineer for ARCO Oil and Gas and an engineering assistant in a Pennzoil refinery.
Mr. Murray earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University in December 1978 and a Master of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University in December 1984.
Mr. Murray has served as Chairman of the Capital Markets Committee since 2002 and as a Finance Committee Director since 2000, of the Independent Producers Association of America. He is a former Treasurer and President of the Houston Producers Forum. Mr. Murray has served, for a number of years, as an advisory board member of the Texas A&M Business School.