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EP Energy Corp (EPE.N)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Alan Crain

66 2017 Chairman of the Board

Kyle McCuen

2017 Interim Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Treasurer

Raymond Ambrose

2017 Senior Vice President, Engineering and Subsurface

Chad England

Senior Vice President, Operations

Gregory Beard

46 2013 Director

Scott Browning

29 2016 Director

Wilson Handler

33 2013 Director

John Hannan

65 2013 Director

Rajen Mahagaokar

32 2017 Director

Russell Parker

41 2017 Director

Giljoon Sinn

48 2017 Director

Robert Tichio

41 2013 Director

Donald Wagner

54 2013 Director

Rakesh Wilson

42 2013 Director

J. Barton Kalsu

50 2018 Independent Director

Robert Reeves

48 2017 Independent Director

Bill Baerg

2015 Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Alan Crain

Mr. Alan R. Crain is Chairman of the Board of the EP Energy Corp. He has been Chairman of the Board since November 2017 and a member of our Board since May 2017. He is currently a director, and the Chairman of the Governance Committee, of the National Association of Corporate Directors Texas Tri-Cities Chapter. He is a lecturer at the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University and other organizations regarding complex issues facing corporate boards. LLC, an oilfield services portfolio company of Hastings Equity Partners. He is also on the boards of the World Affairs Council of Houston; the American Arbitration Association; the Asia Society, Texas Center; the Institute for Transnational Arbitration and multiple organizations dedicated to protecting human rights. Mr. Crain was Senior Vice President, Chief Legal and Governance Officer of Baker Hughes Incorporated until his retirement at the end of December 2016. He joined Baker Hughes in October 2000 as Vice President and General Counsel. Prior thereto he was General Counsel of Crown Cork & Seal Company and General Counsel of Union Texas Petroleum Holdings, Inc. He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and has served on the ABAs Center for Human Rights. He graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with both BS and MS degrees in Engineering and received an MBA and a JD from Syracuse University. Mr. Crain brings more than 35 years of oil and gas industry expertise to our Board. He possesses detailed knowledge and experience in the exploration, development, production and transportation of oil and gas, and for over 20 years has overseen the development and execution of strategic plans for companies engaged in oil and gas related activities, both domestically and internationally, onshore and offshore. He is also a recognized expert in corporate governance. With his management, leadership and industry background, we believe he possesses the requisite set of skills to serve as Chairman of our Board.

Kyle McCuen

Mr. Kyle A. McCuen has been appointed as Interim Chief Financial Officer of the Company, effective February 9, 2017. Mr. McCuen previously served in various finance and strategic planning roles at El Paso Corporation, most recently serving as Vice President of Corporate and E&P Planning at El Paso Corporation from October 2011 to May 2012. Mr. McCuen graduated from the University of Texas with a BBA and received an MBA from the University of Houston.

Raymond Ambrose

Chad England

Gregory Beard

Mr. Gregory A. Beard serves as Director of EP Energy Corp has been a member of our Board since August 2013 and previously served as a member of the Board of Managers of our predecessor entity, EPE Acquisition, LLC, from May 2012 to August 2013. He is a member of the Senior Management Committee of Apollo Global Management. Mr. Beard joined Apollo in June 2010 as the Global Head of Natural Resources and Senior Partner based in the New York office. Mr. Beard has 24 years of investment experience, including 10 years at Riverstone Holdings where he was a founding member, Managing Director and lead deal partner in many of the firm's top oil and gas and energy service investments. While at Riverstone, Mr. Beard has also served on the board of directors of many oil and natural gas companies, including Belden & Blake Corporation, Canera Resources, Cobalt International Energy, Eagle Energy, Legend Natural Gas I-IV, Mariner Energy, Phoenix Exploration, Titan Operating, Vantage Energy and Virginia Uranium. Mr. Beard has served on the Board of various oilfield services companies, including CDM Max, CDM Resource Management, and International Logging. Mr. Beard currently serves on the board of directors of certain private companies, including Apex Energy, LLC, Caelus Energy Alaska, LLC, CSV Midstream Solutions GP LLC, Double Eagle Energy Holdings, LLC, Double Eagle Energy Holdings II, LLC, Double Eagle Energy Holdings III, LLC, Jupiter Resources GP LLC, Pegasus Optimization Partners, LLC, Roundtable Energy Holdings, LLC, Talos Energy, LLC and Tumbleweed Royalty, LLC. He previously served as a director of Athlon Energy Inc., NRI Management Group, LLC, and Pinnacle Agriculture Holdings, LLC. Mr. Beard received his BA from the University of of Illinois at Urbana. Mr. Beard was appointed to our Board by Apollo. Based upon Mr. Beard's extensive investment and management experience, particularly in the energy sector, we believe that he possesses the requisite skills to serve as a member of our Board.

Scott Browning

Mr. Scott R. Browning is Director of the EP Energy Corp, He has been a member of our Board since June 2016. Mr. Browning joined Apollo in 2014 and is a member of the Natural Resources group. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Browning was an investment professional at Natural Gas Partners, where he was involved in the execution and monitoring of investments in the energy sector. Previously, he worked in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in the Natural Resources group. Mr. Browning currently serves on the board of directors of certain private companies, including Pegasus Optimization Partners, LLC and Momentum Minerals, LLC. Mr. Browning received a BS in Chemical Engineering with Highest Honors from The University of Texas at Austin. Mr. Browning was appointed to our Board by Apollo. We believe that Mr. Browning's energy industry experience and investment and financial expertise bring valuable expertise to our Board of Directors.

Wilson Handler

Mr. Wilson B. Handler serves as Director of EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since November 2013. Mr. Handler joined Apollo in 2011 and is a member of the Natural Resources group. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Handler was an investment professional at First Reserve, where he was involved in the execution and monitoring of investments in the energy sector. Previously, he worked in the Investment Banking Division at Lehman Brothers in the Natural Resources group. Currently, Mr. Handler serves on the board of directors of certain private companies, including American Petroleum Partners, LLC, CSV Midstream Solutions GP LLC, Jupiter Resources GP LLC, Resource Energy Partners, LLC, and Wolfcamp DrillCo, LLC and previously served as a director of Athlon Energy Inc. Mr. Handler graduated from Dartmouth College with an AB in Economics and Government. Mr. Handler was appointed to our Board by Apollo. Based upon Mr. Handler's extensive investment experience, his knowledge of the company and experience in the energy industry, we believe he possesses the requisite skills to serve as a member of our Board.

John Hannan

Mr. John J. Hannan serves as a Director of EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since December 2013. Mr. Hannan is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Apollo Investment Corporation, a public investment company. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Apollo Investment Corporation from 2006 to 2008. Mr. Hannan, a senior partner of Apollo Management, L.P., co-founded Apollo Management, L.P. in 1990. Mr. Hannan is an advisor to Apollo's Natural Resources group. He has been on several public boards including Vail Resorts, Inc. and Goodman Global, Inc., and is currently on the boards of Environmental Solutions Worldwide and Brown University. Mr. Hannan is actively involved in charitable organizations. He received a BBA from Adelphi University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Mr. Hannan was appointed to our Board by Apollo. Based on Mr. Hannan's strong investment and management experience and his service on multiple boards of directors, we believe that Mr. Hannan possesses the requisite set of skills to serve as a member of our Board.

Rajen Mahagaokar

Mr. Rajen Mahagaokar is Director EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since November 2017. Mr. Mahagaokar is a Vice President of Riverstone Holdings LLC and joined Riverstone in 2015. Prior to joining Riverstone, he analyzed investment opportunities globally in the energy and financial services industries and was a co-founder and Partner of Marka, LLC from 2013 to 2014 and from 2012 to 2013 was an investment professional at Silver Lake Kraftwerk. Mr. Mahagaokar began his career in 2008 in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs in the Natural Resources group where he worked on M&A transactions and capital markets financings, with a focus on the oil and gas sectors and in the Urban Investment Group, a principal investing strategy. He received his BA in Mathematical Economic Analysis from Rice University. Mr. Mahagaokar was appointed to our Board by Riverstone. We believe that Mr. Mahagaokar's experience in financial analysis, global investment opportunities and capital markets combined with his understanding of the oil and gas sectors qualify him to serve on our Board.

Russell Parker

Mr. Russell E. Parker is Director of EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since November 2017. He was the CEO of Phoenix Natural Resources LLC from March 2016 until October 2017. Prior to that time, Mr. Parker was the President of Chief Oil & Gas LLC from March 2015 until December 2015, and prior to becoming President, was Vice President of Engineering and Operations from October 2014 until March 2015 and Vice President of Engineering from November 2012 until October 2014. From January 2001 to October 2012, Mr. Parker worked in various engineering and asset management capacities for Hilcorp Energy Company. Mr. Parker received his BS in Petroleum and Geosystems from the University of Texas at Austin where he also was recognized as an Outstanding Young Graduate of the Cockrell School of Engineering as well as Distinguished Alumnus of the Petroleum Engineering Department. As President and CEO of our company, Mr. Parker brings to the Board a record of success in energetically implementing creative solutions to address the challenges facing oil and gas operators. With his comprehensive knowledge and understanding of our company and the E&P sector, he provides the Board with a valuable perspective on the operations of our company.

Giljoon Sinn

Mr. Giljoon Sinn is Director of the Company, since February 2017. He has been a member of our Board since February 2017. Mr. Sinn joined Korea National Oil Corporation in 1996 and worked in the Drilling/Subsea and New Venture Business groups where he concentrated on production engineering, well intervention/re-entry, drilling/completion, and subsea operations and managed offshore production assets in Vietnam. He is currently serving as President and a board member of KNOC Eagle Ford Corporation. Mr. Sinn received his master's degree in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Adelaide, Australia. Mr. Sinn was appointed to our Board by KNOC. Based on Mr. Sinn's educational background and significant experience in the oil and gas industry, we believe that Mr. Sinn has the expertise and requisite set of skills to serve as a member of our Board.

Robert Tichio

Mr. Robert M. Tichio serves as Director of the EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since September 2013. Mr. Tichio is a Partner of Riverstone Holdings LLC and joined Riverstone in 2006. Prior to joining Riverstone, Mr. Tichio was in the Principal Investment Area of Goldman Sachs, which manages the firm's private corporate equity investments. Mr. Tichio began his career at J.P. Morgan in the Mergers & Acquisitions group where he concentrated on assignments that included public company combinations, asset sales, takeover defenses and leveraged buyouts. In addition to serving on the boards of a number of Riverstone portfolio companies and their affiliates, Mr. Tichio has been a director of Centennial Resource Development, Inc. since October 2016. Mr. Tichio previously served as a member of the board of directors of Gibson Energy (TSE:GEI) from 2008 to 2013, Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. from 2012 to 2015 and Northern Blizzard Resources Inc. from June 2011 to May 2017. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor's degree from Dartmouth College. Mr. Tichio was appointed to our Board by Riverstone. We believe Mr. Tichio's extensive energy industry background, particularly his expertise in mergers and acquisitions, brings important experience and skill to our Board of Directors.

Donald Wagner

Mr. Donald A. Wagner serves as Director of EP Energy Corp., has been a member of our Board since August 2013 and previously served as a member of the Board of Managers of our predecessor entity, EPE Acquisition, LLC, from May 2012 to August 2013. Mr. Wagner is a Managing Director of Access Industries, having been with Access since 2010. He is responsible for sourcing and executing new investment opportunities in North America, and he oversees Access' current North American investments. From 2000 to 2009, Mr. Wagner was a Senior Managing Director of Ripplewood Holdings L.L.C., responsible for investments in several areas and heading the industry group focused on investments in basic industries. Previously, Mr. Wagner was a Managing Director of Lazard Freres & Co. LLC and had a 15-year career at that firm and its affiliates in New York and London. He is a board member of Access portfolio company Warner Music Group and was appointed to the board of Calpine Corporation in March 2018. He served on the board of NYSE-listed RSC Holdings from November 2006 until August 2009. Mr. Wagner graduated summa cum laude with an AB in physics from Harvard College. Mr. Wagner was appointed to our Board by Access. Based upon Mr. Wagner's experience as a director of various companies, including public companies, and over 25 years of experience in investing, banking and private equity, we believe that Mr. Wagner possesses the requisite set of skills to serve as a member of our Board.

Rakesh Wilson

Mr. Rakesh Wilson serves as a Director of the EP Energy Corp, He has been a member of our Board since August 2013 and previously served as a member of the Board of Managers of our predecessor entity, EPE Acquisition, LLC, from May 2012 to August 2013. Mr. Wilson is a Senior Partner of Apollo and joined Apollo in 2009. Prior to joining Apollo, Mr. Wilson was at Morgan Stanley's Commodities Department in the principal investing group responsible for generating, evaluating and executing investment ideas across the energy sector. Mr. Wilson began his career at Goldman Sachs in equity research and then moved to its investment banking division in New York and Asia. Mr. Wilson currently serves on the board of directors of certain private companies, including American Petroleum Partners, LLC, CSV Midstream Solutions GP LLC, Jupiter Resources GP LLC, Resource Energy Partners, LLC, Express Energy Services, LLC, and Wolfcamp DrillCo LLC. He previously served as a director of Athlon Energy Inc., Parallel Petroleum and Talos Energy, LLC. Mr. Wilson graduated from the University of Texas at Austin and received his MBA from INSEAD, Fontainebleau, France. Mr. Wilson was appointed to our Board by Apollo. We believe that Mr. Wilson's extensive international investment and risk management experience, his knowledge of the company and his service on multiple boards have provided him with a strong understanding of the financial, operational and strategic issues facing public companies in our industry, and that he possesses the requisite set of skills to serve as a member of our Board.

J. Barton Kalsu

Mr. J. Barton Kalsu is Independent Director of EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since January 2018. Mr. Kalsu currently serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SolarWinds, Inc. He joined SolarWinds, Inc. in 2007 as Chief Accountant and Vice President, Finance and was responsible for managing their financial operations through an initial public offering and then as a private company. He was previously Vice President, Commercial Banking, for JPMorgan Chase from June 2005 to August 2007 and from April 2002 until June 2005, Mr. Kalsu was Senior Director of Finance. Prior to 2002, Mr. Kalsu worked in public accounting for Arthur Andersen LLP. Mr. Kalsu previously served on the board of directors of Athlon Energy prior to its acquisition by Encana Corporation. He currently serves on the board of the Hill Country Rally for Kids. He holds a BS in Accounting from Oklahoma State University. Mr. Kalsu brings successful financial leadership to our Board with more than 25 years of experience in global finance and accounting roles. We believe that his extensive experience in accounting, finance, corporate controls, and operations provides our Board with valuable insight and expertise.

Robert Reeves

Mr. Robert C. Reeves is Independent Director of the EP Energy Corp. He has been a member of our Board since December 2017. He previously served as Athlon Energy's Chairman, President, and CEO since its formation in August 2010 through to its $7.1 billion sale to Encana in November 2014. Mr. Reeves was Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Encore Acquisition Company and Encore Energy Partners until the $4.5 billion sale of both companies to Denbury Resources Inc. in March 2010. Prior to joining Encore, Mr. Reeves served as Assistant Controller for Hugoton Energy Corporation. Since its formation in August 2015 until present, Mr. Reeves has served on the Board of Directors for privately held Incline Niobrara Partners LP, which focuses on acquiring oil and liquids-rich minerals, royalties and non-operated working interest in the DJ basin of Colorado. Since February 2015, Mr. Reeves has served as Chairman and President of Solar Soccer Club, a private 501(c)3 non-profit organization focused on youth soccer development in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Mr. Reeves received his BS in accounting from the University of Kansas and is a Certified Public Accountant. As the former CEO of a publicly traded E&P Company, we believe that Mr. Reeves' outstanding success in building and optimizing oil and gas companies brings valuable expertise, insight and fresh perspective to our Board. With his strong background in operations and management, he provides our Board with a unique understanding of the issues facing energy companies today.

Bill Baerg