Douglas M. Hohertz

Managing Director

Douglas Hohertz is a managing director and serves as a portfolio manager of the Salient Energy Equity Strategy.

Prior to joining Salient in 2019, Douglas served as vice president of investments for 14 years at the Mitchell Group, during which time he led the firm’s research and portfolio management efforts and was appointed chief investment officer in 2010.  Before joining the Mitchell Group, he spent nine years at Western Atlas International, a leading international oilfield services company.  Douglas served in senior financial positions in Houston, Russia, Colombia and Nigeria, culminating as manager of accounting and finance with responsibilities and oversight for western hemisphere operations for the company’s Western Geophysical division.  In addition, growing up in the Texas Panhandle, Douglas gained hands-on industry experience working in his family’s oilfield service company.

Douglas received his Bachelor of Science in finance and his Masters of Science in business administration from Texas Tech University.