Mr. Michael Walter is currently the Chief Operating Officer for TYR Energy Logistics, Houston Texas, a position he has held since 2016. TYR Energy Logistics owns and operates strategic midstream assets in the US and Mexico. Mr. Walter has 36 years of experience in the energy sector ranging from exploration & production to end-use market beginning in 1982 with KN Energy, Inc. (now Kinder Morgan) where he managed the transmission, compression, storage and regulated distribution of natural gas. Mr. Walter left KN to pursue opportunities created by deregulation where he successfully traded energy, owned and operated non-regulated and regulated assets, provided service in E&P through drilling and drilling services, pipeline construction and project management. In 2014, he joined Monterra Energy, a KKR portfolio company, as a Partner, Executive VP and Operating Officer.