Franklin is a Senior Advisor with Quantum Energy Partners. Franklin works closely with Quantum’s senior management team providing counsel on both investment and industry related matters as well as utilizing his network of industry relationships to generate investment opportunities with a focus in the oilfield services sector. He is widely respected throughout the oilfield services sector as an investor, manager and mentor. Both Quantum and its portfolio companies expect to benefit greatly from access to Franklin’s expertise and relationship network.
Franklin was a Senior Advisor to Cameron International Corporation (formerly known as Cooper Cameron Corporation), a publicly traded provider of flow equipment products, systems and services, from April 2008 through March 2009. Before April 2008, Mr. Myers was the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Cameron. Mr. Myers became Senior Vice President of Cameron in 1995, and served as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Cameron from 1995 to 1999, as well as President of its Cooper Energy Services Division from 1998 until 2001. Prior to joining Cameron, he was Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Baker Hughes Incorporated, an oilfield services and equipment provider, and an attorney and partner with the law firm of Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. in Houston, Texas. Franklin currently serves as independent director of ION Geophysical Corporation, Comfort Systems, Holly Frontier and Forum Energy Technologies. He is active in the local community and serves on the Board of Directors for the Boy Scouts of America (Sam Houston Council) and is a Trustee for the Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart, an all girls’ school in Houston. Franklin received a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Mississippi State University and a J.D. degree, with honors, from the University of Mississippi.