Christopher A. Phelps
Senior Vice President – Chief of Staff & CFO
Chris Phelps joined Citation in 2006. Prior to joining the company, Chris was a management consultant with The Boston Consulting Group from 2001 to 2006, where he advised senior managers of Fortune 500 companies in the energy and technology industries on a range of strategic and operational issues. From 1998 to 2001, Chris worked in corporate finance, strategic planning and investor relations roles at Brigham Exploration Company, most recently as Vice President – Finance & Strategic Planning. He began his professional career as an investment banker with Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. from 1992 through 1997, where as Vice President – Corporate Finance he was responsible for executing a variety of debt and equity financing transactions and providing M&A advisory services principally for independent exploration and production companies. He has a B.B.A. in Finance and the Business Honors Program and an M.B.A., both from the University of Texas at Austin.