Chief Executive Officer
Lalande brings domestic and international experience in oil and gas to the Robertson Team. Prior to joining Robertson Energy in 2017, Tad served as Vice President Integration/Corporate Development for Bernhard responsible for the integration of 6 stand-alone businesses, capital budgeting and M&A transactions. Starting his career in Houston, TX, Tad first worked as an instrumentation and controls engineer for a global oil and gas-focused engineering and construction firm. During a 5-year assignment in Paris, France he served in leadership roles in operational audit and portfolio and project risk management, with a focus on the execution of major capital projects in the oil and gas industry. As CEO of Robertson Energy, Tad leads the company’s expanding team and ensures the objective of developing conventional gulf coast oil and gas assets are met.
Tad holds an M.B.A. from Rice University (Honors) and a B.S. in Electrical / Computer Engineering from Louisiana State University