Global alternative asset manager the Carlyle Group has named Robert Maguire as managing director for Carlyle International Energy Partners (CIEP) from financial services firm Perella Weinberg Partners.
The international energy team focuses on oil and gas exploration and production (E&P), midstream, oil field services (OFS) and refining and marketing (R&M) in Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia.
Head of CIEP Marcel van Poecke said, “Since launching the fund in May 2013, we have made two investments. Bob will help us create value from these investments, while also working to identify further opportunities.”
Carlyle’s $28bn global energy platform includes a strategic partnership with NGP Energy Capital Management (E&P investing in North America); energy mezzanine financing; energy infrastructure & power generation (Cogentrix); commodities (Vermillion); and the firm’s proven buyout capabilities in transactions such as Philadelphia Energy Solutions and Kinder Morgan.
Prior to Perella Weinberg, Maguire worked for 21 years as an investment banker covering the energy industry for Morgan Stanley in London.
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