Steve Jernigan, Managing Director
Mr. Steve Jernigan, Managing Director for Endeavor Energy, is a senior executive with almost 20 years of experience in international strategic business development, mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance and financial planning and analysis, primarily in energy infrastructure.
Most recently, Mr. Jernigan served as the Senior Vice President of Finance and Business Development for Biomass Energy Resources, an early-stage renewable fuels company that, through its proprietary technology, manufactures a solid biofuel for use in the coal-fired power generation industry.
Prior to that, Mr. Jernigan was a Managing Director with FTI Consulting, one of the world’s leading global advisory firms, where he advised clients with business restructurings, turnarounds, mergers and acquisitions.
Prior to FTI, Mr. Jernigan served as Vice President of Business Development for AEI, a $5 billion company that owned and operated essential energy infrastructure businesses in emerging markets worldwide and was created in part through the acquisition of Prisma Energy International (“Prisma”) from the Enron estate in 2006. Mr. Jernigan spent nearly 10 years combined with AEI, Prisma and Enron International where he had a variety of leadership roles in finance, business and project development, commercial management of Asia-Pacific power generation assets, and mergers and acquisitions where he led the successful completion of more than $1 billion worth of acquisition, financing, divestiture and debt restructuring transactions.
Mr. Jernigan holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Austin and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).