HOUSTON MINERALS MANAGEMENT TEAM
Darin A. Zanovich - President
Darin most recently served on the Executive Management team and was the SVP of Land of Haymaker Minerals & Royalties, LLC (“Haymaker”). He has over twenty years of experience in oil and gas operations, land and business development, as well as over twelve years in executive management roles with various upstream companies. Haymaker successfully sold the majority of their assets in April 2018 for over $450mm in cash and stock. Darin’s leadership was instrumental in building and growing Haymaker from a private equity start-up company backed by Kayne Anderson and KKR into a highly profitable, market-leading enterprise with interest in over 30,000 wells and over 5 million gross acres. Additionally, Darin has also held executive management roles with Talisman Energy and Samson Resources in his career.
Darin founded Mesa Minerals Partners LLC in October 2018 with an initial $75 million equity commitment from Quantum Energy Partners, institutional investors and management.
Josh Wiener - Vice President of Land
Josh has over ten years of oil and gas land and business development experience and most recently served as Land Manager of Haymaker Minerals & Royalties, LLC (“Haymaker”). While at Haymaker, he managed a team of land professionals responsible for over 600 transactions throughout the Permian, SCOOP/STACK, MERGE, San Andres, and Bakken plays. Josh also oversaw due diligence for Haymaker's land department for all major mineral and royalty acquisitions and divestitures.