US Capital Advisors Makes Senior Hire in Equity Sales & Trading - May 16, 2017

HOUSTON, TX (May 16, 2017)—U.S. Capital Advisors LLC (“USCA”) announced today that Clay Coneley has joined the company as a Senior Managing Director and member of USCA's Institutional Equity Sales Team.  Prior to joining USCA, Mr. Coneley was with Tudor Pickering Holt & Co (TPH) for nine years, where he was a Managing Director and Partner.

"We are excited to have Clay join U.S. Capital Advisors. His experience, depth of knowledge, and strength and breadth of relationships in the energy industry will clearly enhance our ability to provide value to our clients," said USCA Managing Partner David King.  “Clay is a proven professional whose skill set should be invaluable as we work to deliver on our commitment to continue to build a world-class equity sales, research and trading platform focused on energy infrastructure.” 

Mr. Coneley joined TPH’s institutional equity desk in early 2008 covering primarily the east coast.  From 2011-2016, he was head of TPH's Institutional Equity Sales & Trading business and responsible for cash equities revenue growth, agency trading and capital markets interaction on new issue and follow-on offerings.  He also had direct client coverage responsibilities for many key institutional clients coast to coast in the United States and in Canada.  He was also a member of the TPH Management Committee from 2012-2016.  Prior to joining TPH, Mr. Coneley was with the institutional equity sales desks of Banc of America Securities and Deutsche Bank.  Before moving into sales, he worked in the investment banking groups of GulfStar Group and Jefferies, focused on transactions in the E&P, oilfield service and crude oil tanking sectors.

Clay is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, with a degree in Economics.  He is also a graduate of South Texas College of Law in Houston. 

About U.S. Capital Advisors LLC

Based in Houston, Texas with additional offices in Dallas and Austin, U.S. Capital Advisors ("USCA") is an integrated financial services boutique with primary business lines in Wealth Management, Capital Markets and Asset Management.  USCA's Wealth Management division provides a full range of advisory services and solutions to high net worth individuals and family offices.  USCA's Capital Markets division, which includes the firm's Equity Research, Institutional Client, Investment & Merchant Banking, and Public Finance businesses, advises corporate, institutional and municipal clients.  USCA’s Asset Management division includes the firm’s multi-manager business, which focuses on alternative investments for individual and institutional investors.  USCA was founded in 2010 and is privately owned.  Securities offered through USCA Securities LLC, member FINRA/SIPC; Investment advisory services offered through USCA RIA LLC and USCA Asset Management LLC; Municipal advisory services offered through USCA Municipal Advisors LLC, member MSRB.


David King
Managing Partner