Leadership

Chris Valenti

Chief Commercial Officer

Chris Valenti brings over 10 years of oil and gas service and midstream company operations, process engineering and investment banking experience. Chris formed BlueJack Energy Solutions under Energy Spectrum after serving as Vice President of Business Development for M3 Construction, which served as a platform to build, own and operate oilfield water management infrastructure. Prior to joining M3 Construction, Chris spent 10 years providing financial and market analysis, business development and operations management to private and public oil and gas, mining and environmental services companies. He also previously served as VP of Sales and Strategy for a North Dakota-operated oilfield services company.

Prior to working in oilfield waste management and recycling services, Chris worked directly for oil producers to restructure debt, execute acquisitions and drive business development and operational improvements. He is formerly an investment banking principal (holding Series 7, 79, 63 and 24 licenses) and was focused on energy, mining and engineering services companies, with a dominant emphasis on oilfield services, midstream, refining and upstream oil and gas financing. 

Prior to working as an energy investment banker, Chris was an engineering consultant for a private engineering firm in Denver engaged in the design, analysis and optimization of public and private water and wastewater treatment and transmission facilities.

Chris earned a B.A. degree in English literature and an M.S. degree in civil engineering from the University of Colorado.