Robert Thummel*

Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager – Energy

Leawood, KS

About

Mr. Thummel joined Tortoise in 2004. He is a managing director and senior portfolio manager and serves as president of the Tortoise Energy Independence Fund, Inc. closed-end fund. Mr. Thummel was president of Tortoise North American Energy Corp. from 2008 until the fund merged into Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corp. in June 2014. Before joining Tortoise, he was director of finance at KLT, Inc., a subsidiary of Great Plains Energy, from 1998 to 2004 and a senior auditor at Ernst & Young from 1995 to 1998. Mr. Thummel earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting from Kansas State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Kansas.

*Equity owner in Tortoise

Robert Thummel in the News

Energy 3/27/2019

Senior Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel discussed crude oil inventory levels in an interview with Bloomberg

Energy 2/20/2019

Yahoo Finance Interview with Rob Thummel

Energy 2/20/2019

Bloomberg TV Interview with Rob Thummel

Energy 2/20/2019

CNN International Interview with Rob Thummel

Energy 1/31/2019

Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel discussed  the crude oil market in an interview with The Wall Street Journal

Energy 1/30/2019

OilPrice.com interviewed Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel about declining crude oil shipments from Saudi Arabia

Energy 1/10/2019

S&P Global Platts interviewed Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel oil rig activity

Energy 1/04/2019

Bloomberg interviewed Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel about U.S. exports of crude and refined products

2/05/2018

Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel discussed oil prices in a CNBC.com interview

2/09/2018

CNNMoney interviewed portfolio manager Rob Thummel on falling oil prices.

2/13/2018

CNBC Asia Interview with Rob Thummel

2/15/2018

Portfolio Manager was Rob Thummel featured in Reuters, discussing oil prices.

2/19/2018

Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel discussed oil prices in a Reuters article

11/29/2018

CNBC.com interviewed Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel on oil price volatility

12/06/2018

CNN International interview with Rob Thummel

12/20/2018

CNBC Interview with Rob Thummel

12/21/2018

Fox Business interview with Rob Thummel

Energy 4/10/2019

Bloomberg interviewed Senior Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel on gasoline inventory levels

Energy 4/12/2019

Tortoise Senior Portfolio Manager Rob Thummel appeared on Bloomberg TV

Robert Thummel

11550 Ash Street

Leawood, KS 66211

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