Jeffrey Binder

Managing Partner and Chief Investment Officer

An entrepreneur with an extensive background in oil and gas, law and real estate, Jeff started his career as a structured finance attorney for Sidley Austin LLP. Afterwards, Jeff founded a successful commercial real estate finance company, focusing on hotel financing. He started investing in hotels in 2009 including the acquisition of a hotel in Williston, North Dakota on the eve of North Dakota’s shale oil boom. While spending time in North Dakota, Jeff founded Journey Energy Services, an oil field services company focused on high pressure pumping that assists in the drilling and completion of oil wells. Jeff exited the hotel and Journey in 2011 and moved to Denver where he founded Overland Oil & Gas and began acquiring mineral rights and royalty interests, which continues to be one of Overland’s core businesses. Jeff was recently named a “Who’s Who in Energy” by the Denver Business Journal, he serves on the Board of Directors of Wander & Ivy and is a member of YPO. Jeff resides in Denver, Colorado with his wife and two boys.


  • BGS, University of Michigan
  • JD, University of Michigan Law School
  • MSc Accounting & Finance, London School of Economics