Kevin L. Lowder is a Managing Director of EIG Global Energy Partners currently responsible for investment activity and operations in Brazil as head of EIG’s Rio de Janeiro office. Mr. Lowder has been with EIG since 2007 when he joined the group as a member of the oil & gas investment team in Houston. He has been responsible for investment activity and fund administration activities related to EIG’s Energy Funds and Global Project Funds with an international focus including long-term assignments in EIG’s London office and a five-year secondment to Sydney covering the Australian and Asian markets. Prior to EIG becoming an independent company from Trust Company of the West, Mr. Lowder was an associate at TCW Asset Management Company. He joined TCW from Canaccord Capital, where he was an analyst on the energy investment banking team. He received a B.B.A. in Finance with a concentration in Energy from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Mr. Lowder is Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of Prumo Logística S.A. and of Açu Petróleo S.A.