Conor Hess

Conor is a Senior Associate at Fulcrum Energy Capital Funds, and is responsible for evaluating new investment opportunities, monitoring existing investments, and portfolio company related operational work.

Prior to joining Fulcrum, Conor was an Assistant Vice President in the Energy Credit Resolution Group at Wells Fargo, where he assisted in the management and restructuring of a portfolio of distressed corporate energy credits, primarily in the upstream and oilfield services subsectors. Before moving to the Energy Credit Resolution Group, Conor spent time in energy corporate banking at Wells Fargo, where he covered a portfolio of non-investment grade energy credits, ranging from private equity backed, single basin operators to large-cap, diversified companies in the upstream, midstream and downstream sub-sectors.

Conor began his career as a rotational Analyst in Wells Fargo Capital Finance, spending time in factoring and asset-based lending groups in Denver, McLean, VA, and New York, NY across multiple industries. During graduate school, he interned at a boutique private equity firm in Denver, focusing on corporate carve-outs and special situations.

Conor was born and raised in Colorado and attended the Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, graduating with a B.S.B.A. in Finance and an M.B.A. with a concentration in Corporate Finance. He also spent a semester studying abroad at Kansai Gaidai University in Hirakata, Japan.