Mr. Montalbano is a Managing Director of ECS with more than 25 years of investment banking experience for the energy industry. Over the course of Mr. Montalbano’s career he has managed or co-managed over 110 successful transactions totaling over $10 billion of transaction value. Prior to rejoining Energy Capital Solutions in 2018, Mr. Montalbano was the Senior Managing Director of the US Energy Investment Banking Group at Ernst & Young Capital Advisors (“EY”) where he closed numerous transactions, including sell-side M&A, buy-side M&A and private capital raises. Before joining EY, Mr. Montalbano was a Managing Director with Stephens Inc. Prior to joining Stephens, Mr. Montalbano led Energy Capital Solution’s Houston office as a Managing Director. Mr. Montalbano has also worked for Raymond James & Associates, Johnson Rice & Company, LLC, and General Dynamics. Mr. Montalbano holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He received an MBA from The University of Texas, Austin, and a BS in Aerospace Engineering from Mississippi State University.