Finance Executive Scott O’Keefe Becomes Newest Addition to SeatonHill

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CFO | Energy | M&A

Scott O’Keefe has joined as a Partner in the firm’s Houston office. DALLAS, February 17, 2022/ - SEATONHILL PARTNERS, LP, the nation’s fastest-growing strategic CFO services firm, is pleased to announce that Scott O’Keefe has joined as a Partner in the firm’s Houston office.

O’Keefe has over 30 years of experience in the energy industry. He began his career with Price Waterhouse & Co in Houston. He was a financial executive in the upstream oil and gas exploration industry from 1980 to the mid-1990s and the oil and gas drilling industry from the mid-1990s to 2007. O’Keefe has been the chief financial officer of four public companies during his career including Convest Energy Corporation; Grey Wolf, Inc.; Marine Drilling Companies, Inc.; and TODCO. From 2007 to 2021, he was a financial consultant to energy companies and private equity firms. During his career, O’Keefe has completed over $1.5 billion in debt and equity offerings, and over 20 M&A transactions totaling more than $7 billion.

John Ball, co-founder and CEO of SeatonHill states: "Scott’s understanding of the energy sector is second to none. From leading the financial operations of publicly traded entities to providing board level and business advisory services, the knowledge he brings to our firm will be a fantastic resource for our clients.”

Scott O'Keefe comments: “I’m excited to join the ranks of this world class firm and look forward to helping our oil and gas clients achieve long-term success.”

O’Keefe earned a B.S. degree in Business Administration from Louisiana State University and completed the Harvard Business School’s Advanced Management Program.


SeatonHill Partners ( is the fastest-growing strategic CFO services firm in the nation, solving common to complex financial problems that create risk to survival and growth for thousands of small/medium-sized businesses. For more than a decade, SeatonHill has applied the skill and experience only a team of seasoned business finance executives can bring to position its clients for long-term stability and success. Unlike other national firms with their loose federations of individual contributors, we combine the thought leadership and support of a closely knit partnership of top CFOs nationwide to benefit every client. SeatonHill has offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, San Diego, Los Angeles, Houston, New York, Atlanta, Denver, Chicago, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Detroit, Boston, New Orleans, and London.

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