CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. has recently announced that it has named Jeff Teeven as Vice President of Finance. In addition, Lesley Robertshaw has joined CorEnergy as Manager of Investor Relations and Natalie Hill has joined as Assistant Corporate Secretary and Paralegal, adding strength to the Company's Corporate Finance and Governance team.
Mr. Teeven has more than 20 years of experience in private equity management and mergers and acquisitions. He joined CorEnergy in October 2014 and was recently named Vice President of Finance. In this role, Mr. Teeven will lead the Corporate Finance team and manage the firm's communications with key external relationships including institutional investors, lenders, and co-investors.
Previously, Mr. Teeven served as a founding partner of Consumer Growth Partners (CGP), a private equity firm focused on the specialty retail and branded consumer products sectors. Prior to that, he spent 10 years with Kansas City Equity Partners (KCEP), a$125 million private equity fund focused on investments in the energy, services and specialty retail sectors. Previously, Mr. Teeven spent five years in the mergers and acquisitions industry as a senior consultant with KPMG's Boston Corporate Transaction Services group. He received a bachelor's degree in Finance from the Boston College Carroll School of Management and an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, with a concentration in Corporate Strategy and Marketing Management. In addition to his role as Vice President of Finance for CorEnergy, Mr. Teeven also serves as Director of Finance for CorEnergy's manager,Corridor InfraTrust Management, LLC.
Ms. Robertshaw joined CorEnergy in July after three years as a member of the Specialty Finance team in the Equity Research division of Credit Suisse in New York. In her previous role, she was an associate analyst focusing on credit card issuers including American Express, Discover Financial and Capital One Financial, as well as on major auto lenders and specialty consumer lenders. She completed her bachelor's in Business Administration at Georgetown University, focusing on finance and marketing. In her role as Manager of Investor Relations, Ms. Robertshaw will manage analyst and investor relationships, as well as corporate communications for CorEnergy.
Ms. Hill joined CorEnergy following 12 years as a corporate paralegal. Her experience includes supporting multiple attorneys at Kansas City organizations includingJ.E. Dunn Construction, TradeWind Energy, Hovey Williams, YRC Worldwide, Terracon Consultants and Black & Veatch Corporation. Concurrent with her recent employment, Ms. Hill has served two years in the U.S. Army Reserve as a Psychological Operations Specialist. Prior to beginning her paralegal career, Ms. Hill served four years as a Communications Computer Systems Operator in the United States Air Force. In her roles as Assistant Corporate Secretary and Paralegal at CorEnergy, she will monitor the Company's compliance with applicable securities laws and manage other needs relating to corporate governance.