Mr. Geiser is the Managing Partner and CEO of Juniper Capital Advisors as well as the head of the firm’s investment committee. He assisted with the original formation of Juniper Capital in 2003 and led the firm’s re-formation in 2014. Prior to 2014, Mr. Geiser was a Managing Director at Och-Ziff Capital Management where he focused on Och-Ziff’s private investing activity in the energy industry in North America for over five years. During his time at Juniper and Och-Ziff, Mr. Geiser served on the boards of over 20 private energy companies, all with upstream or midstream assets in the U.S. He has been involved with over 40 private upstream investments during his career.
Prior to Och-Ziff, Mr. Geiser worked at each of the Merrill Lynch and Morgan Stanley Investment Banking Groups in Houston, where he provided strategic advisory and capital markets services to companies involved in the energy industry, with a particular emphasis on buy-side and sell-side advisory services to companies in the E&P sector. Mr. Geiser received a B.S. in Finance from the Louisiana State University.