Mr. Sherman brings to U.S. Energy a 20+ year background in technical research, capital markets and SEC reporting assistance.
Overseeing a team of over 30 professionals as a Partner in charge at Opportune, a leading global energy business advisory firm based in Houston, Texas, Josh led all financial statement and disclosure aspects of the IPO process for over two dozen clients within the E&P, midstream, oilfield service and power sectors. Mr. Sherman’s specialties include technical accounting research and guidance; SEC reporting, pre-clearance letters and response letters; derivatives instruments and hedge accounting; stock-based compensation; purchase accounting; impairments; structured transactions; and revenue recognition. Josh has previously served on the board of directors for multiple oil and gas entities and currently serves on the Dean’s Energy Task Force and Executive Council of the Energy Management Program at The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business.
Mr. Sherman is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and is Licensed by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy.