Mr. McCarthy has served as the chairman of our board of directors since our formation on June 3, 2016. Mr. McCarthy is a Partner at Wexford Capital LP where focuses on Wexford’s public and private energy investments across asset classes as well as originating new and managing existing investments He joined the firm in June 2008 and has been active both on the private equity and distressed credit portfolios. In addition to Mammoth Energy Services,
Mr. McCarthy has served on the boards and creditors’ committees of a number of public and private companies in which Wexford has held investments including Penn Virginia Corporation, Coronado Midstream and EPL Oil & Gas, Inc. Before joining Wexford, Mr. McCarthy was a Senior Managing Director at Bear Stearns & Co., Inc. within its research department having been responsible for coverage of the international oil and gas sector. Mr. McCarthy joined Bear Stearns & Co. in 1997 before which he worked in equity research at Prudential Securities, also following the oil and gas.
Mr. McCarthy is a Chartered Financial Analyst and received a B.A. in Economics from Tufts University.