Chris Riley serves as a Managing Director at Guzman & Company and oversees all energy related initiatives. Mr. Riley is an experienced entrepreneur and finance executive and serves concurrently as President of Guzman Energy LLC, a full service energy and commodities services company.
Previously, Mr. Riley served as Director of Investment Banking and Capital Markets for Guzman & Company. His experience in the energy sector dates back to 1995 where he graduated with honors from the Naval Nuclear Power School in Orlando, FL. Mr. Riley went on to serve as both Chief Engineer of a guided missile destroyer, where he oversaw the operation of the electrical and propulsion systems, as well as the Commanding Officer of a costal patrol warship, on which he was forward deployed to the Arabian Gulf.
Mr. Riley holds a B.S. degree with merit from the United States Naval Academy, and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He holds FINRA Series 3, 7, 24 & 79 licenses.
Guzman & Company is a boutique investment bank and institutional brokerage firm that provides capital market solutions to targeted corporate, governmental and institutional clients across the globe.