Clay Rynd (Houston) joined KKR in 2015 and is a member of the Energy Real Assets team. During his time at the firm, he has been involved in multiple upstream oil and gas investments in North America within the Energy Income and Growth Fund as well as KKR’s investment in Resource Environmental Solutions. Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Rynd was with Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. in the investment banking division, where he focused primarily on strategic advisory and M&A transactions for upstream oil & gas companies. Prior to that, he worked within the equity research division at Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. Mr. Rynd holds a B.A. in both Economics and History from Texas A&M University.