Brian Lively is a Managing Director and Portfolio Manager of SailingStone Capital Partners. Prior to founding SailingStone in 2014, he was an Investment Analyst at RS Investments for the RS Global Natural Resource strategies. Brian was formerly Managing Director, E&P Research at Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., where he served as Global Head of Upstream Research. Previously, he was a Vice President and Team Leader at Netherland, Sewell & Associates Inc., and a Senior Project Engineer at Exxon Mobil Corporation.
He holds a BS in Petroleum Engineering from Louisiana State University and an MBA from the University of Houston.