Bakken Midstream Natural Gas LLC (Bakken) has named Curt Launer as its head of business development. Launer will focus on development of value-added utilization of natural gas including power generation, processing, pipelines and the infrastructure to attract petrochemical production to North Dakota, USA.
Launer joins Bakken from S2K Financial,where he led the energy advisory business in natural gas infrastructure. Previously, Launer was with American Energy Partners in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA, where he developed and financed energy related businesses, and was an investment banker at Deutsche Bank and Sagent Advisors.
Formed in 2018, Bakken Midstream is a developer of natural gas infrastructure in North Dakota with offices in Westlake Village, California, USA, and Bismarck, North Dakota.