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Roundtable Forum: Oil & Gas Equipment & Services

SCOTT B. GILL is a Vice President of Simmons & Company International in Houston. Previously, he was a Vice President-Investor Relations at Baker Hughes Inc. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Louisiana State University and his M.B.A. from Tulane University. A registered professional engineer, he is a member of the AIMR, the National Association of Petroleum Investment Analysts, and SPE. Mr. Gill is married and has two children. Profile
Wicklund, James K.
James K. Wicklund, a Managing Director at Credit Suisse Group in the Investment Banking Division, is responsible for covering the U.S. oilfield equipment and services sector. Prior to joining Credit Suisse Group, Mr. Wicklund spent the last four years at Carlson Capital running a diversified energy portfolio. Before moving to the buy side, Mr. Wicklund spent 15 years as an Oilfield Services Analyst, beginning at Rauscher Pierce and moving on to Banc of America Securities, where he was ranked number one in the Institutional Investor and Greenwich Associates surveys over multiple years. He is a member of both the Society of Petroleum Engineers and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists. Mr. Wicklund holds bachelor's degrees in both physics and business administration and finance from Southern Methodist University. Profile
C.K. POE FRATT joined A.G. Edwards in 1999 to cover the oilfield service industry. Mr. Fratt has more than nine years of experience as an investment analyst (with Lehman Brothers, Loews Corporation, Smith Barney and BT Alex Brown). He has covered the oilfield service industry since 1994. Mr. Fratt graduated from Stanford University and earned an MBA from Cornell University's Johnson School. Profile
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