Director of Research
Brian Watson joined SteelPath in 2009 and is the firm's director of research and a member of the Investment Committee. Prior to joining SteelPath, he was a portfolio manager at Swank Capital LLC, a Dallas, Texas-based investment firm. From 2002 to 2005, Mr. Watson covered the MLP and diversified energy sectors for RBC Capital Markets in the firm's Equity Research Division. Prior to this, he worked for Prudential Capital Group, helping to analyze, structure, and invest in debt private placements issued primarily by companies involved in the energy industry including MLPs. Mr. Watson earned a BBA from the University of Texas at Austin in 1996 and an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin in 2002. In addition, he has been a CFA charterholder since 2000.