Enstor Accelerates Growth with New Executive Hire
- Enstor Welcomes Industry Veteran Peter Abt as Senior Vice President, Origination
HOUSTON – May 11, 2021 – Enstor, an independent natural gas storage operator based in Houston, today announced veteran natural gas executive Peter Abt has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Origination. In this role, Mr. Abt is responsible for the company’s growth through sourcing and securing new business at Enstor’s eight storage facilities, which are strategically located across five states and Alberta, Canada. He is primarily focused on long-term structured transactions to grow Enstor’s firm storage service portfolio. Mr. Abt reports directly to Enstor Chief Executive Officer Paul Bieniawski.
“We are thrilled to have Peter join our executive team,” Mr. Bieniawski said. “ Peter is uniquely qualified to advance our growing business. He brings senior business development experience and a deep understanding of our industry.”
“I am excited to join Enstor’s highly accomplished team at this pivotal stage to help continue to define and execute on the company’s vision for scaling the business,” Mr. Abt said.
Mr. Abt has 40 years of experience in the energy industry and has worked on all aspects of the value chain, from the wellbore through to the burner tip. The majority of his career has been focused on midstream infrastructure development, including natural gas pipelines and storage. Prior to joining Enstor, Mr. Abt served as Vice President of Business Development at Trilogy Midstream Holdings. Mr. Abt also served as Vice President Commercial for NorTex Midstream Partners, Managing Director for Black & Veatch and Senior Vice President Origination at Gazprom Marketing & Trading USA. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree from The University of Houston and a Bachelor of Science degree in petroleum engineering from The University of Oklahoma.
Enstor is one of the largest and most geographically diverse, independent natural gas storage operators in the U.S. The company’s eight storage facilities are strategically located across five states. Enstor’s diversified asset base provides direct connectivity to major pipelines and key supply and demand markets. Enstor is backed by ArcLight Capital Partners, LLC, a leading private equity firm focused on North American energy infrastructure investments. For more information, please visit www.enstorinc.com.
Casey Nikoloric, Managing Principal, TEN|10 Group
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