Stew is responsible for financial analysis, forecasting, corporate strategy, treasury, capital structuring, investor relations and M&A execution. Since joining Lucid in 2013, Stew has worked on $5 billion of debt and equity financings as well as $2.5 billion in M&A transactions. Stew joined Lucid from EnCap Investments, a $37 billion private equity fund focused exclusively on investments in the energy industry. Prior to his time at EnCap, Stew worked in investment banking with Stephens Inc. Stew received a BBA in finance from Southern Methodist University with honors and an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Stew serves on the Young Alumni board for SMU as well as the Young Benefactors Board for the First Tee of Greater Dallas.