Mr. Raymond graduated from the University of Wisconsin in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics. Mr. Raymond joined Crow Holdings in May 1994 and established Crow Holdings’ energy investment program in 1997. Mr. Raymond was the sole manager of the energy program at Crow Holdings from inception and developed a strong expertise in the midstream and upstream sectors of the energy industry. On July 1, 2004 Mr. Raymond, as majority owner of the General Partners, launched RCH Energy MLP Fund, L.P. Mr. Raymond raised additional capital in his capacity as General Partner through RCH Energy Opportunity Fund I, L.P. in November 2005. In May 2007 Mr. Raymond partnered with Mark Meyer and John Rigas to raise RCH Energy Opportunity Fund II, L.P. RCH Energy Opportunity Fund II, L.P. was raised in July 2008. Mr. Raymond is also a managing member of Knight Energy Group I Holding Co, LLC and Knight Energy Group II Holding Company, LLC.