Donnan Steele is a founder and Managing Partner at Phoenician Resources, an energy investment firm. Phoenician invests in assets, commodities, and equities across the energy space, with a particular focus on oil & gas. Prior to founding Phoenician, Donnan was at McKinsey & Company, the global consultancy, where he was a leader in the Electric Power & Natural Gas practice in North America.
He holds a B.S. in physics and computer science from Yale, a Ph.D. from the department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences at M.I.T., and a certificate in finance from M.I.T.'s Sloan School of Business. He sits on the advisory boards of the Wanger Insititute for Sustainable Energy Research at the Illinois Institute of Technology and the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago.