Our Leadership

Carl Giesler

Director and Chief Executive Officer

Carl Giesler joined the company as our Chief Executive Officer in 2018 and also currently serves as a Director of Jones Energy. Immediately prior to Jones Energy, Carl served as Chief Executive Officer and a Director of Glacier Oil & Gas Corp (“Glacier”) and its predecessor companies. Immediately prior to joining Glacier, Mr. Giesler served as a Managing Director with Harbinger Group Inc. where he led its oil & gas investment efforts since October 2011. Prior to joining Harbinger Group Inc., Mr. Giesler served in various oil & gas principal investing, financial and other roles with Harbinger Capital Partners, AIG FP, Morgan Stanley and Bain & Company. In addition to serving as a Director of Glacier and its predecessor companies, Mr. Giesler has also served on the boards of Compass Production Partners, LP (private) and North American Energy Partners, Inc. (public). Mr. Giesler received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Virginia and his Juris Doctorate from Harvard Law School. He is also a CFA Charterholder.