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Paul F. Jansen

Managing Director

Houston

Paul Jansen is a Managing Director in Conway MacKenzie’s energy practice and oversees transaction, valuation and transformation services, restructuring advisory, interim management, anti-corruption investigations and fiduciary services. Mr. Jansen has extensive experience advising creditors and serving in executive management roles for both publicly traded and privately held energy companies.

Mr. Jansen has served as Chief Restructuring Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Accounting Officer to publicly traded and privately held energy companies. Additionally, he has performed strategic, financial and operational analyses on behalf of secured lenders, bondholders and unsecured creditors to unlock value in challenging situations.

Prior to joining Conway MacKenzie, Mr. Jansen served energy clients as a Senior Manager for PricewaterhouseCoopers in the United States and Europe. In this capacity, he provided international assurance and transaction services for integrated oil and gas, exploration and production, midstream, refining and petrochemicals companies.

Mr. Jansen earned a Master’s degree in Economics from Maastricht University, with concentrations in corporate finance and business. His credentials also include:

  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
  • Certified Insolvency and Restructuring Advisor (CIRA)
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA, Texas)
  • Registeraccountant (CPA equivalent, Netherlands)

Mr. Jansen has authored several energy related publications, including:

  • ‘Reserve-based Lending: The Evolution Through the Downturn’, Oil & Gas Financial Journal, May 2017
  • ‘Delayed Reactions’, Oil and Gas Investor, December 2017
  • ‘After the Fall’, Oil and Gas Investor, February 2018

Mr. Jansen is also a member of the Society of Petroleum Evaluation Engineers (SPEE) Survey Committee which prepares a report commonly utilized in valuation of oil and gas assets.

Representative Engagements (publicly disclosed)

  • Arabella Exploration
  • Atinum MidCon I
  • C&J Holdings
  • Cobalt International Energy
  • LINN Energy
  • Midstates Petroleum
  • Platinum Partners
  • Pro-Directional
  • Rex Energy (pending court approval)
  • Shoreline Energy
  • Triangle Petroleum USA
  • ZaZa Energy