Stephen L. Arata
CEO, Blue Racer Midstream LLC and Caiman Energy II, LLC
Stephen Arata became CEO of Caiman Energy II LLC and Blue Racer Midstream LLC in April 2015. He joined Caiman II's predecessor, Caiman Energy LLC, as chief financial officer in October 2010. Arata co-founded Caiman Energy II in mid-2012 and was a lead negotiator in the formation of Blue Racer Midstream in late 2012. Caiman Energy II is a 50 percent owner of Blue Racer, a joint venture with Dominion Resources. Arata is also a board member of both companies. Earlier in his career, he worked for UBS Investment Bank, covering the power and pipeline sectors. Prior to UBS, Arata was a consultant at Deloitte Consulting. He received a B.A. in English and a BBA in general business from Southern Methodist University. He also holds a master of management degree from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.