David M. Leuschen
Mr. Leuschen is a Founder and Senior Managing Director of Riverstone.
Prior to founding Riverstone, Mr. Leuschen was a Partner and Managing Director at Goldman Sachs and founder and head of the Goldman Sachs Global Energy and Power Group.
Mr. Leuschen was responsible for building the Goldman Sachs energy and power investment banking practice into one of the leading franchises in the global energy and power industry. Mr. Leuschen additionally served as Chairman of the Goldman Sachs Energy Investment Committee, where he was responsible for screening potential capital commitments by Goldman Sachs in the energy and power industry.
Mr. Leuschen has served as a Director of Cambridge Energy Research Associates, Cross Timbers Oil Company (predecessor to XTO Energy) and J. Aron Resources. He currently serves on the Boards of Directors of Riverstone Energy Limited, Alta Mesa Resources, Centennial Energy Development, CNOR, Dynamic Industries, Enduro, Fieldwood and Riverstone Credit Opportunities. He is also president and owner of Switchback Ranch LLC and serves on a number of nonprofit boards of directors, including as a Trustee of United States Olympic Committee Foundation and as a director of the Montana Land Reliance.
Mr. Leuschen received his A.B. from Dartmouth and his M.B.A. from Dartmouth’s Amos Tuck School of Business.