Our Leadership Team

Jeff P. Ballard

President and CEO

Blair Mathews

Chief Financial Officer

Brad Ramsey

Chief Operating Officer

Matt Eagan

General Counsel

Danny McRea, P.E.

Vice President of Business Development

Keith Pollock

Vice President of Engineering and Operations

Captain Dan Harris

Director of Marine Operations


Cresta Fund Management is a middle-market focused private equity firm with a conservative, value-added approach to infrastructure investing. Cresta invests in hard asset transportation, storage, and processing businesses primarily in the energy, chemicals and water sectors. Founded in 2016 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Cresta targets investments in the relatively underserved middle-market with typical check sizes between $50 and $250 million. Cresta’s founding partners are seasoned industry veterans who bring value across the investment cycle from initial diligence through business operations.