Robert B. Tudor III
• B.A., English and legal studies, Rice University, 1982
• J.D., Tulane University, 1987
Mr. Tudor currently serves as the chairman and CEO of Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., LLC, an energy investment and merchant banking boutique offering securities and investment banking services to the energy community. Prior to Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co., he was managing direction of Goldman Sachs & Co., a full-service international banking and brokerage firm. During his nearly twenty-year career with Goldman Sachs, Mr. Tudor worked in the New York, London, and Houston offices in varying capacities, including head of the southwest region of the United States and head of European industrial and natural resources group.
Mr. and Mrs. Tudor are members of the Rice Associates and the William Marsh Rice Society, and Mr. Tudor is a member of the Rice University Board of Trustees. Their board affiliations have included the Houston Symphony, the Houston Ballet, the Zoo Friends of Houston, the Society for the Performing Arts, the Houston Public Library Foundation, Hermann Park Conservancy, Houston Archaeological and Historical Commission, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, United Way of Greater Houston, Raise Your Hand Texas, and Tulane Law School.