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Management Team

Richard Lane
President & CEO
The President & CEO of Vitruvian Exploration II, LLC, is an accomplished and successful energy executive residing in Houston, Texas. He retired as President of Exploration and Production with Southwestern Energy Company, an industry leading NYSE corporation. As President of the Exploration and Production Company, Richard helped Southwestern Energy Company achieve industry leading financial returns and record growth in production, reserves and income over a ten year period. Under Richard’s leadership, the company’s market capitalization grew from less than $200M to approximately $15B. Richard has over 26 years of exploration and production experience, including other technical and leadership roles at Tenneco, Fina Oil and Gas and American Exploration Company. He holds BS and MS degrees in geology, and attended the Anderson School of Business at UCLA. Richard is widely recognized in the energy business as a value adding creative leader.