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Thirty Under 40


in the Oil and Gas industry

Welcome to Oil and Gas Investor's Thirty Under 40

The next generation of leaders who are shaping the oil and gas industry


Presented by our sponsors, Grant Thornton, Preng & Associates, Citigroup and The University of Oklahoma Price College of Business Energy Institute, the Thirty Under 40 honorees have excelled in entrepreneurial leadership and problem-solving.

Out of hundreds of nominations across E&P, Service, A&D, Midstream and Finance, we have hand-picked 30 influential individuals who are furthering the goals of their organizations and the industry through their initiative, intelligence and persistence.

Why does Thirty Under 40 matter?

Grant Thornton
Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton

Proud Sponsor of Thirty Under 40

Preng and Associates
Preng and Associates

Preng & Associates

Preng & Associates

Proud Sponsor of Thirty Under 40

Citi
Citi

Citi

Citi

Proud Sponsor of Thirty Under 40

The University of Oklahoma Price College of Business Energy Institute
The University of Oklahoma Price College of Business Energy Institute

The University of Oklahoma Price College of Business Energy Institute

The University of Oklahoma

Price College of Business Energy Institute

Steven Toon, Editor-in-Chief of Oil and Gas Investor
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Steve Toon

Steve Toon

Editor-in-Chief of Oil and Gas Investor discusses 2016 Thirty Under 40 Awards program

Rising Stars

Congratulations to our honorees!


We trust that the achievements and promise of this outstanding group of professionals will inspire you as they inspire us. For your introduction to these rising stars, we invite you to enjoy these video and audio interviews, extended narratives and personal insights. Be sure to look for the companion profiles in the October issue of Oil and Gas Investor.