John Happ, Senior Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer

John Happ

Senior Vice President
& Chief Commercial Officer

John Happ was appointed to his current position in February 2020. He brings Southcross more than 25 years of experience in midstream, marketing and energy trading. Most recently he was senior vice president of Sanchez Oil & Gas Corp., where he was responsible for all midstream commercial activity, including the sale of hydrocarbons. Prior to this, he served as general manager for marketing and midstream at GeoSouthern Energy Corporation.

Mr. Happ owned and operated an energy trading firm called Energy Initiative Group LP for eight years. The company sold in 2008. He started his career as a power and gas trader for Reliant and Tractebel.

Mr. Happ is a graduate of Texas A&M University, where he periodically conducts guest lectures, and is a former member of the Mays Business School Trading Center Advisory Board and Texas Pipeline Association Board of Directors.