Senior Vice President – Lower 48 West

Brian A. Wilbanks

As Senior Vice President of Lower 48 West for Hilcorp Energy Company, Brian Wilbanks manages Hilcorp’s Rockies and San Juan Basin assets.  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, promoted to Director of A&D in January 2013, and was appointed Senior Vice President of A&D in November 2016.  He transitioned to Senior Vice President of Lower 48 West effective August 1, 2017.

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 9 years concentrated in asset management and 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.