Arthur Smith, CFA
President and Managing Director, Triple Double Advisors
About Arthur Smith
Art founded Triple Double Advisors, LLC in August 2007 after he completed the sale of John S. Herold, Inc. to IHS, the global information specialist. He serves as portfolio manager and oversees the firm’s energy research. From 1984 to 2007, Art was Chairman and CEO of John S. Herold, Inc. where he helped guide the growth of Herold into a widely-recognized independent authority in oil and gas research and consulting. From 1976 to 1984, he was an energy equity analyst with Argus Research Corp., The First Boston Corporation and Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. Art currently serves on the Board of Directors of PAA Natural Gas Storage, L.P. and Pioneer Southwest Energy Partners, L.P. Previously, he has served on the boards of Plains All American L.L.P., Pioneer Natural Resources, Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation, Evergreen Resources, Inc., Parker & Parsley Petroleum, the New York Society of Security Analysts, and was a past appointee to the National Petroleum Council. Mr. Smith received a BA from Duke University and a MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.
In addition, he holds the CFA designation. Smith is the author of the work – Something from Nothing – which chronicles the career of Joe B. Foster and the success of Newfield Exploration Company.
About Triple Double Advisors
Triple Double Advisors manages portfolios of publicly-traded energy equities, master limited partnerships (MLPs) and fixed income securities. From global supply and demand trends to the production characteristics of individual oil and gas wells, our team of energy analysts are perpetual students of this fast moving industry. Our expertise spans the energy and oil and gas sectors, including exploration and production, midstream and upstream MLPs, oil service, integrated oil companies, pipelines and diversified natural gas companies, and refining and marketing.