The leadership and governance guiding Caelus is rooted in years of real-world experience, expertise and a proven track record of success. The Caelus team members have earned a reputation of integrity and innovation and have been leaders in worldwide energy exploration and operations. Caelus is focused on the pursuit, identification and development of unique opportunities across the energy industry. Headquartered in Dallas, Caelus has assembled a seasoned management and technical team with proven domestic and international expertise in discovering significant oil and gas reserves.

Founded in 2011 by Jim Musselman, President and CEO, Caelus Energy has deep roots in the oil and gas industry. Mr. Musselman has a track record of significant private equity-backed ventures and has assembled a broad team of deeply experienced, highly trained managerial, financial and technical professionals. The team’s successes include the turnaround and sale of Triton Energy and the formation and IPO of Kosmos Energy. Notable discoveries and developments include: Malaysia-Thailand JDA, 10 tcf is seven gas fields; Equatorial Guinea, 500 mmbo in six oil fields; Ghana, +1 billion barrels of oil in multiple fields. Musselman has invested more than $1.1 billion in equity capital over his career for a blended return on capital of 6.2 x.