Tower Rock Oil & Gas Overview


Tower Rock Oil & Gas is a mineral and royalty acquisition company focused on customer service. Our goal is to diversify our portfolio, therefore no mineral interest is too big or too small and we buy all interests located all over the country. We leverage data, business intelligence, predictive analytics, and process automation to keep costs low, and our offers high. In addition to providing a quick and discreet process for our customers, a key point of differentiation is the high level of transparency that we provide. We are looking for lasting relationships, not a quick buck, so we provide our customers a full evaluation to make an informed decision for their current situation.


Company Leadership

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Oscar Torres, CEO

Oscar has been in the business of buying and selling minerals since 1999, including 4,000+ transactions totaling over $120MM. He was instrumental in leading his previous organization to success and building a $150MM+ mineral and royalty portfolio. His background and experience is in all facets of the mineral and royalty acquisition process including direct-mail marketing, property valuation, and negotiations. Oscar has a BS in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin. He loves spending time with his family and is passionate about his work as a board member of the HeartGift Foundation, which provides life-saving surgery and medical services for children with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) living in countries where specialized medical treatment is scarce or nonexistent.




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Tim Holland, COO

Tim brings 13 years of expertise managing large technology programs and streamlining operations for clients in the Energy and Financial Service markets. Prior to Tower Rock Oil & Gas, Tim was a Senior Manager for Accenture, the world’s largest information technology consulting firm. He has built out a scalable infrastructure for Tower Rock Oil & Gas, leveraging his experience with cloud platforms, custom development, data (conversions, ETL, data visualization, etc.), and process automation. Tim is passionate about taking advantage of the latest technology and streamlining processes to make operations easier, faster, cheaper, and better. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.





Brandon Guidry, BD & Acquisitions Manager

Brandon brings 12 years of experience in all facets of the upstream oil and gas industry. He cut his teeth working as a field Landman where he was tasked with buying leases for exploration and production (E&P) companies. He later joined an E&P company’s high-powered BD Team, responsible for making 3 acquisitions totaling around $700MM that were the springboard for the company’s 2014 IPO. Brandon believes that the most valuable asset a person can have is a great reputation, and he works extremely hard establishing and keeping solid relationships. He is an active member of several respected and prestigious industry organizations such as ADAM Houston, AAPL, APLA, IPAA, TIPRO, HAPL, etc. Brandon truly enjoys finding value where others do not. He has a BS in Corporate Communications & MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.