With an average tenure of over 20 years in the energy sector, clients depend on the deep experience and industry knowledge of our teams to drive change and achieve results within their organizations. Our professionals have served in key executive roles and as trusted advisors to many management teams of the leading companies within the energy industry.
Power Transmission & Distribution Construction & Maintenance
Area of Expertise
SEC & IPO Preparation
Private Equity Services
Organizational Restructuring & Design
Financing & Valuation
Patrick Schneider serves as a Managing Director within the Financial Advisory Services group at WG Consulting. Prior to joining WG, he was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of US Shale, a private equity-owned oilfield service company, with operations in the U.S. and Canada, focused on integrated oil and natural gas infrastructure construction and maintenance. His responsibilities included accounting, finance, treasury, tax, information technology, and financial planning and analysis. Prior to joining US Shale, Patrick was with Willbros Group, Inc. (Willbros), a Houston-based publicly traded company. His most recent position was as the Vice President of Finance & Administration for the Oil & Gas segment. This operationally-focused role supported the President of the segment as well as the CFO of Willbros with emphasis on leading the following functional groups within the segment: accounting, financial planning & analysis, acquisitions and dispositions, procurement, human resources, information technology, and project controls. Prior to that, Patrick was the Director of Corporate Financial Services, leading SEC reporting, management reporting, consolidated FP&A, internal controls framework and compliance, and corporate consolidations. He began his career with Deloitte, where he focused primarily on oilfield service, manufacturing, and independent power producer clients. Patrick graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science and master’s degree in Accounting.