Magnetar’s leadership team has created an environment that values and rewards intellectual rigor, teamwork, integrity and results.
"Our Energy business is highly flexible, enabling us to seek opportunities across the capital structure and within major energy sub-sectors."
– Eric Scheyer
Eric Scheyer, Head of Energy
Eric Scheyer is the Head of Magnetar’s Energy Group which invests in North American energy across sub-sectors, company capital structures and in public and privately negotiated investments. He is also a member of the firm’s Management and Investment Committees. He serves on the Board of Managers of Lightfoot Capital Partners GP LLC.
Scheyer has 20 years of investment experience. Prior to joining Magnetar at its inception in 2005, Scheyer spent two years as a consultant at Caxton Associates. He began his career at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette focusing on the oil and gas sector.
Scheyer holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut.