John C. Rice is a Partner and Managing Director.


Mr. Rice has been a leading advisor to the energy industry for over 30 years. He began his investment banking career in 1987 and has focused on the energy sector exclusively since that time.

Prior to joining PJ SOLOMON, he was a partner and managing director within the Infrastructure Group at Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Company, specializing in strategic advisory and M&A for the firm’s energy infrastructure franchise. Prior to that, Mr. Rice spent 7 years as Co-Head of the Energy Group at Berenson & Company. Before joining Berenson, Mr. Rice served as Head of the Energy Investment Banking Group at Credit Lyonnais Securities and was a senior member of the global energy groups at Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette and Credit Suisse First Boston.

Mr. Rice has advised clients on a broad range of transactions that include mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, bankruptcies, and all forms of public and private capital raisings.


Mr. Rice received a B.A. from Colgate University.