Shameek Konar serves as Pilot Flying J’s chief strategy officer and works in the Houston, Texas, office. He leads petroleum strategic efforts, including business and asset development.
Prior to joining Pilot Flying J, Shameek served as chief investment officer and executive committee member at Castleton Commodities International and Mercuria Energy Trading in Houston. He oversaw mergers, acquisitions and operations of physical assets across the firm’s merchant platform spanning Asia, the Americas, and Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He also was managing director and global co-head of commodities and principal investments at Goldman Sachs, where he led the expansion into natural gas and crude oil. Shameek served in several senior roles at Constellation Energy, including senior vice president of corporate strategy and development.
Shameek earned a Ph.D. in economics and finance from Vanderbilt University in Nashville and a Bachelor of Arts in economics and mathematics from St. Stephen’s College in India.