A 2014 graduate of Florida State University, Dylan brings 10 years of management experience to Seahorse Capital LLC, beginning while still in high school and encompassing a wide range of roles and business entities. During college, he successfully ran the operations department of a luxury vacation rental community during the busy spring and summer seasons. From graduation until April 2018, he managed restaurant locations, with revenues in excess of $6 million and 50+ employees, in Atlanta, Tampa, Houston and Birmingham for J. Alexander’s Restaurants. We are excited about the enthusiasm and skill he brings to our company in his role as Vice President of Development.
Prior to launching Seahorse Capital LLC, Mr. Casey worked in variety of management roles at BP Plc, leading Treasury Structured Finance for oil and gas, commodities trading and alternative energy businesses in the Western Hemisphere. He successfully structured offshore and onshore holding companies and financings to optimize long-term value and multi-billion dollar cash flows in countries and joint ventures with varying cash and currency restrictions. Additionally, he worked in Internal Audit, and was BP’s Americas regional Performance Unit Leader for power generation where he led the development and implementation of project financings, regional strategy, planning, project development, construction and operations.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Casey was Managing Director of Sonat Power Inc., the independent power unit of Sonat Inc. and Southern Natural Gas Pipeline Company. He led the structuring, development, acquisition, financing and operation of over 2,500 MW of gas-fired power plants with a capital cost of nearly $1 billion. Mr. Casey was also an officer of two international energy companies engaged in independent power production in North America where he served in a number of capacities including Controller, Vice President of Asset Management and General Manager of a large natural gas and oil fired power plant.
Kevin started his career working for seven years as a CPA with Deloitte & Touche in Los Angeles where he primarily served energy industry clients.
He earned an MBA from the University of Southern California and a BA in Economics from Claremont McKenna College. He is a 2008 graduate of the MIT-BP Projects & Engineering Academy (P&EA) and the 2009 P&EA master class.