W. Aaron Bowlds
W. Aaron Bowldsco-founded Thoroughbred Holdings, a holding company backed by YorktownEnergy Partners to own,operate and invest in energy, energy infrastructure and natural resourcesassets, where he has served as a board member since 2015 and as Managing Director since 2016. Heserved as Executive Vice President of Terminal Holdings LLC from 2016 through its successful exit in2018 to a consortium led by Tallgrass Energy. He is also founder and Managing Director of ZydecoHoldings which acquired and is redeveloping a 700-acre site on the Mississippi River in the LouisianaGulf Coast, including Willow Glen Terminal, a 2.2 million barrel multi-modal liquids terminal. In 2020,he founded Redeux Energy, a utility-scale renewable energy developer backed by Cathexis Holdings.Mr. Bowlds previously served as head of corporate development and general counsel for a globaltechnology company backed by Blackstone, senior counsel at Level 3 Communications and holdingnumerous executive and director roles in multiple industries, with deep experience in operations,M&A, public and private financing transactions and distressed investing. He began his career at thelaw firm K&L Gates focused on M&A and financing transactions, and holds a Juris Doctorate from theUniversity of Kentucky College of Law.