Benjamin A. Stamets

Managing Partner And Co-Founder

Mr. Stamets is Managing Partner and a Co-Founder of Sage Road Capital.  Mr. Stamets is responsible for all facets of the investment process, including sourcing, evaluating, structuring and executing investment opportunities; portfolio management; and transaction exits and monetizations.  He also works closely with Sage Road’s portfolio companies on such activities as financings, hedging strategies and evaluating and executing merger, acquisition and divestiture opportunities.

Prior to co-founding Sage Road, Mr. Stamets was a Principal with Quantum Energy Partners, a leading energy-focused private equity firm, where he focused on investments in the North American upstream and midstream subsectors of the energy industry.  Prior to joining Quantum, he was an Associate with First Reserve Corporation, a private investment firm dedicated to the energy industry, where he worked on investments in U.S.-based natural resources companies.  Mr. Stamets began his career as an Analyst with Credit Suisse First Boston’s energy investment banking group, where he worked with leading exploration and production, midstream and oil service companies.

Mr. Stamets holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Rice University.  He lives in Houston with his wife and two daughters.