jordan jayson

ceo and chairman of the board of directors, u.s. energy

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Jordan joined U.S. Energy in 2009 and currently serves as its chief executive officer and chairman of the board of directors.  Since joining U.S. Energy, he has led various departments including information technology, human resources and acquisitions & divestitures. He previously served as executive vice president where his focus was on developing operations in core areas and identifying new business opportunities.

Jordan is a graduate of Johns Hopkins University and received his MBA from Texas Christian University’s Neeley School of Business.  Following his graduation from Johns Hopkins, Jordan began his career in investment banking, portfolio management, and trading in both New York and London.  This included roles as a junior portfolio manager and trader at Arnhold S. Bleichroeder from 1998-2003, and assistant portfolio manager at S.A.C. Capital from 2003-2009. 

Jordan has attended various institutions for continuing education related to management and the oil & gas industry including the Wharton School of Executive Education, University of Tulsa, and University at Buffalo. He is an active member of Young Presidents Organization (YPO), National Association of Corporate Directors, Independent Petroleum Association of America, and Fort Worth Wildcatters.