Opportune Adds Jim Allen as Managing Director

Reported by Oil & Gas Financial Journal, Citybizlist: Houston and Denver Business Journal

Opportune LLP, a leading global energy consulting firm, today announced that Jim Allen has joined the firm as Managing Director with the Complex Financial Reporting practice.

Jim Allen, Managing Director

Based in Denver, Jim will focus on technical research and documentation, SEC reporting, capital market transactions, financial planning and analysis, mergers and acquisitions and financial due diligence.

Jim previously served as CFO and Treasurer at Molycorp, Inc. and Senior Vice President of Finance at Neo Performance Materials (formerly Molycorp, Inc.), where he led financial strategies and operations. Prior to that, he was an audit partner at KPMG, where he was a trusted advisor to privately-held and publicly traded companies.

“We are pleased to welcome Jim to our leadership team in Denver,” said Josh Sherman, Partner in Charge of the Complex Financial Reporting group at Opportune LLP. “His expertise in corporate finance, M&A and financial reporting in a variety of energy sectors will add significant value to our clients.”

Jim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration – Accounting from Colorado State University. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Colorado.

About Opportune LLP

OpportuneLLPis a leading global energy consulting firm specializing in adding value to clients across the energy industry, including upstream, midstream, downstream, oilfield services, power and gas, and commodities trading and logistics. Opportune’s service lines include chemical engineering, complex financial reporting, corporate finance, dispute resolution, enterprise risk, outsourcing, process and technology, reserve engineering and geosciences, restructuring, strategy and organization and tax. For more information on Opportune, please visit our website at www.opportune.com.