Anthony Gumbiner

Anthony Gumbiner, an Investment Banker and a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Judicature of England, serves as Founder and Chairman of Hallwood, a Monaco and Dallas based family office that has for many years specialized in investing in and providing “rescue financing” to diversified U.S. and U.K. companies.

Over the last 37 years, Mr. Gumbiner has served as Chairman and Chief Executive of companies on the London Stock Exchange, The New York Stock Exchange, The American Stock Exchange and NASDAQ.

Mr. Gumbiner currently serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of various Hallwood companies, as a Director of BlueCrest Energy Inc, and Damille Investments Limited, a Guernsey closed ended investment company listed on the specialist fund market of the LSE.

He has previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive of publicly held New Fulcrum Investment Trust PLC, an Investment Trust listed on The Stock Exchange, London and Chairman of The Local Radio Company PLC listed on The Stock Exchange, London and as a Director of the International Advisory Board of Southern Methodist University of Dallas.

"Hallwood" is registered as a trademark with the United States Patent and Trademark Office for financial services in the field of oil and gas, energy and real estate.

Current Investments

Hallwood currently has investments in oil and gas, protective building systems for the oil and gas industry, textile products for the US military, real estate investment and development and marketable securities and debt instruments.

Oil and Gas Investments

Hallwood is known in the industry as an innovator and pioneer in the exploration and production of unconventional shale oil and gas contained in onshore fields. Since 1984, it has successfully drilled hundreds of conventional and non-conventional wells and has developed horizontal well drilling technique and creative hydraulic fracturing technology. Over the years we have operated approximately 1,200 oil and gas properties in eleven states and have long history of acquiring, owning, operating and selling oil and gas projects.

In August 2012, Hallwood affiliate BlueCrest Energy Inc. acquired Proved + Probable reserves in the Cook Inlet of Alaska and in 2013; the Cosmopolitan State #1 well was completed.

A reserve report dated January 2015 prepared by independent engineers Ryder Scott shows proved undeveloped (1P) reserves with a PV-10 value of $1.57 billion, proved and probable (2P) reserves with a PV-10 value of $2.2 billion and proved, pr