David J. Parker

Head of Oil & Gas Advisory

Mr. Parker is Principal and Head of Oil and Gas Advisory at Bessemer Trust. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing the integrated management, accounting, and advisory services that Bessemer provides for clients’ oil, gas, and mineral interests.

Prior to joining Bessemer, David was Senior Vice President and Manager of the Houston office of The Northern Trust Company’s Oil, Gas and Minerals Management Department. Before that, he worked at JPMorgan Chase Bank as a mineral property manager.

David has over 30 years of mineral management experience from both producer and landowner perspectives. He is a Certified Professional Landman (CPL) and an active member of both the Houston and American Associations of Professional Landmen.

David earned an M.B.A. and a B.S. in business administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo.