Innovative Midstream Logistics, Commercially-Driven Solutions

Customers seeking dependable access to market can rely on Chisos Energy’s veteran management team to deliver innovative commercial and midstream infrastructure solutions, enabling greater flexibility, optionality and cost-efficient access from the wellhead to multiple downstream markets.

Our Company

Founded in 2018, Chisos Energy was created to develop and operate midstream infrastructure and to deliver reliable, innovative midstream solutions to crude oil producers and shippers. We are dedicated to generating value for our customers by providing reliable, flexible and cost-efficient access to downstream markets.

Rich Tyler
Rich TylerPresident and Chief Executive Officer | Founding Partner

Rich founded Chisos Energy in 2018. With over 37 years of diverse oil and gas experience, Rich has built and held leadership positions at multiple companies, most recently acting as Vice President of Crude Oil at Medallion Midstream.

Tyler Buckingham
Tyler BuckinghamChief Financial Officer | Founding Partner

Tyler Buckingham co-founded Chisos Energy in 2018. Previously, Tyler worked as a Vice President at Simmons & Company International, where he focused exclusively on asset-level midstream and downstream M&A.

Chris Layton
Christopher LaytonVice President, Commercial Development | Founding Partner

Christopher Layton co-founded Chisos Energy in 2018 with more than 10 years commercial and analytical experience. Prior to Chisos, Christopher held roles at SemGroup Corporation, EP Energy and Cimarex Energy. He earned his Bachelors of Accounting from Northeastern State University.

Our Partner

Chisos Energy has partnered with Junction Energy Capital. Junction Energy is a Houston-based private equity firm focused on making growth-oriented investments in midstream and downstream energy. The team at Junction Energy has been responsible for commercial activities for over 40 million barrels of liquids storage, over 1,000 miles of liquids pipelines and has extensive experience in optimizing commodity exposure to maximize value from these types of assets.

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Junction Energy Capital

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