Our Team

Robert Underwood, P.E.

Chief Operating Officer

Robert Underwood brings experience in managing the complete lifecycle of midstream capital growth projects to Aspen Midstream. He has successfully managed daily operations at pipeline facilities and has overseen the construction of intrastate and interstate pipelines, crude oil terminals, tankage and trucking facilities.

Prior to co-founding Aspen Midstream, Robert worked at Energy Transfer Partners in several engineering roles, most recently as director of engineering. In that role, Robert guided other engineers and project managers, assigning projects, balancing workloads and helping his team coordinate with commercial groups to meet objectives. He was responsible for all aspects of capital growth projects, including estimates, system design, bidding, construction, commissioning and operations.

Robert managed the estimating, permitting and construction of more than $400 million of capital growth projects spanning natural gas and crude oil midstream assets. He also gained experience as a technical supervisor for Sunoco Logistic MLP in Texas and as an engineer/project manager at Colonial Pipeline Co. in Maryland.

Robert received a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from Texas Tech University.