Mr. Grindal joined Cheniere in 2013 to develop the required infrastructure needed to supply Cheniere’s LNG terminals, establish relationships with US producers, and set up the needed systems, processes, and personnel for Cheniere to be the premier US LNG exporter. Mr. Grindal has 23 years of energy industry experience. Prior to joining Cheniere, Mr. Grindal was with Deutsche Bank and was responsible for physical and financial trading. Prior to Deutsche Bank, Mr. Grindal held positions with Louis Dreyfus and the Tenneco/ El Paso companies. He holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering with Honors from the University of Texas at Austin.