NGP Energy Capital Management hired Jeffrey Zlotky as general counsel, effective immediately.
Zlotky was previously a private equity partner with Thompson & Knight, a Dallas-based law firm with a focus on the energy industry.
Based in Irving, Texas, NGP is an energy-focused private equity firm that invests in oil and gas production, mid-stream, oil field services and power companies.
Commenting on the appointment, NGP managing partner Tony Weber said in a statement: “[Zlotky] brings a track record of success working within the energy and private equity sectors. Throughout the history of NGP, [he] has worked on a variety of significant matters, including the formation of several NGP investment funds, significant investment transactions, and other key transactions involving our portfolio companies such as Energy Transfer Company and TEAK Midstream.”
NGP did not immediately respond to a request for comment.