Senior Vice President – Acquisitions & Divestitures
As Senior Vice President of Acquisitions & Divestitures for Hilcorp Energy Company, Brian Wilbanks manages Hilcorp’s A&D team and New Ventures Exploration team. He also works closely with business development, land, as well as our midstream entity Harvest Pipeline Company. Mr. Wilbanks joined Hilcorp in February 2012 as A&D Evaluations Manager and transitioned to Director of A&D in January 2013. Mr. Wilbanks was appointed Senior Vice President, effective November 1, 2016.
Prior to Hilcorp, Mr. Wilbanks was with Goldman Sachs, Netherland Sewell & Associates, SM Energy, and Burlington Resources/ConocoPhillips. Mr. Wilbanks has 15 years of in depth upstream experience with 6 years concentrated in upstream and midstream M&A.
Mr. Wilbanks holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Masters of Business Administration in Finance from The University of Texas. He is a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Independent Petroleum Association of America.