Mr. McWilliams joined NGP in 2015 and serves as Partner of the NGP funds. He concentrates on NGP’s transaction sourcing and execution as well as the monitoring of active portfolio companies.
Previously, Mr. McWilliams was a Managing Director with JPMorgan Chase which he joined in 2012 to launch and build the Middle Market Oil and Gas Finance platform. In addition to covering private oil and gas companies, Mr. McWilliams and his team led the coverage of energy-focused private equity sponsors. He has worked with several NGP portfolio companies, including Hibernia and Bravo. Mr. McWilliams has an extensive background in the energy sector, having spent 16 years primarily focused on energy finance for upstream oil and gas companies.
Mr. McWilliams received a B.S. in Finance from Louisiana State University in 2000.