Eric D. Gadd joined Contanda in September 2016 as its principle director of business development. Eric has over 35 years of experience in matters involving business development, energy logistics, and mergers and acquisitions. He currently serves as director of Delek Logistics Partnership (DKL: NYSE) and is the chairman of its EHS committee and member of its audit and conflicts committees. He previously served as director of Biofuels Power Corporation and Enron Renewable Energy Corporation. For 10 years prior to joining Contanda, he provided business development consulting services to both public and private companies in the energy sector where he concentrated on crude oil and natural gas gathering and processing developments and pipeline, barge, rail and truck transportation logistics. He held various executive positions with Enron Corporation and Constellation Energy over a 25-year period. From 1997 through 2005, he served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Enron Wind, Vice President of Enron Transportation Services, and Vice President of Enron Europe Ltd.
Eric has a BS in Geology from Virginia Tech and a Master’s of Business Administration from Johns Hopkins University.