Mr. Herring has over 27 years of investment experience and co-founded Tailwater Capital in January 2013. At Tailwater, Mr. Herring’s primary responsibilities include deal sourcing, execution, and monitoring of the Firm’s investments as well as management of the Firm.
He currently serves on the boards of Copperbeck Energy Partners, Cureton Midstream, Freestone Acquisition Corp, Goodnight Midstream, NorTex Midstream Partners, Pivotal Petroleum Partners, Producers Midstream, Silver Creek Midstream, and TopSail Energy. Mr. Herring currently serves as an elected Trustee for the Highland Park Independent School District in his hometown of Dallas. Additionally, he serves on the Executive Council for the McCombs School of Business Energy Initiative at the University of Texas at Austin. Prior to co-founding Tailwater Capital, Mr. Herring was a Partner with HM Capital and served on the Investment Committee. Prior to HM Capital, Mr. Herring worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. in New York and San Francisco, where he focused on M&A and financing transactions in the technology sector. Mr. Herring earned an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Stanford University.