Non-Executive Director, Terraspark Geosciences; Non-Executive Director, UTEC SURVEY; VP, Lime Rock Partners; Manager, Corporate Development, Cameron; Field Engineer, Schlumberger; Engineer, Production, Shell
Mr.Richard Cooper has a thirty entrepreneurial career track in media, funding and sustainable real estate, with an involvement in over $550million of renewable energy production, clean-tech and Ã¯Â¿Â½greenreal estate projects.Mr.Cooper founded EuropeÃ¯Â¿Â½s first commercial VCR programming and rental distribution culminating in a successful $23-million Public offering, founded Media West Productions which aired over 2,400 aired Ã¯Â¿Â½-hour and 1-hour client-sponsored programs for real estate, personal financial and business opportunity sectors and was founding host for the Colorado Springs based business radio network. Mr. CooperÃ¯Â¿Â½s slate of seven weekly business and consumer oriented nationally syndicated talk shows became a Ã¯Â¿Â½BRNstaple for six years, and includedÃ¯Â¿Â½The New Venture Money ShowÃ¯Â¿Â½, Ã¯Â¿Â½Ã¯Â¿Â½Grand OpeningÃ¯Â¿Â½for those interested in franchising,Ã¯Â¿Â½Inventors Workshop Of The AirÃ¯Â¿Â½, Ã¯Â¿Â½The SBA In ActionandÃ¯Â¿Â½Scams Across AmericaÃ¯Â¿Â½.Mr.Cooper systemized the Ã¯Â¿Â½paydaybusiness model and marketing formulae and launched the Ã¯Â¿Â½U-Cashbrand in 1999 and grew the operation into 25 storefront locations in three States. Then, Mr. Cooper focused his attention on project financing for residential, commercial and hospitality projects and co-established the Home Builders Consulting Group, funding in excess of$185-million funded plus $4.65-million in single family modular home projects.Richard Cooper is a Fellow of the Institute of Marketing, a member of the Manufactured Housing Institute and a Consultant to the South Eastern Renewable Energy Alliance. He is a ten year resident of Charleston, SC (Johns Island) and is married, with three post-college kids and one grandson.Email:Cooper@sigmacapital.net Web design by Eolus, Inc. www.eolusinc.
Trevor Burgess has more than 30 years’ experience working with leading international energy service companies and eight years’ in private equity, focused on investments in oil and gas companies. Trevor holds a doctorate in mathematics from Oxford University. After university, he joined Schlumberger as a field engineer working in Africa and Europe and steadily worked his way up to Vice President in Europe and the USA. He left and joined Baker Hughes in Houston holding senior positions include Vice President of Sales, and Vice President of Marketing and Technology. This was followed by four years at Expro in the UK where he was Director of Marketing and managed a number of subsea-related businesses. Since 2009 he has been a Managing Director at Lime Rock Partners where he has focused on oilfield technology investments. He serves on the board of four other oilfield service companies.