Maynard Holt is founder and CEO of Veriten, and former Chief Executive Officer of Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. He has over 25 years of energy investment banking experience. Prior to joining Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. in 2007 and heading the Upstream Investment Banking group, Maynard previously served as a managing director with Goldman, Sachs & Co. where he worked in Leveraged and Structured Finance (1994 to 1998) and Energy & Power / Natural Resources (1999 to 2007). Maynard holds a BA in Economics and Russian from Rice University and a Masters in Public Policy from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University. Maynard sits on the TPH Asset Management Advisory Board. In addition, Maynard serves on the board of a number of philanthropic organizations including OneGoal Graduation, The Houston Museum of Natural Science, Community in Schools, and the University of Oklahoma Energy Management Board of Advisors. He is also a member of the George W. Bush Advisory Council and on the board of Texas 2036.