Brent Price, CPA
Brent Price is a Partner at AXIA Partners with over 25 years of experience in the Energy Trading, Oil & Gas, and Energy Services industries. Brent manages the Financial Reporting practice at AXIA which provides technical advisory and interim resources to CFO/Controller and Energy Operations groups. Brent has a broad consulting background in Financial Reporting, Internal Controls, Risk Compliance, and Project Management.
Prior to joining AXIA Partners, Brent was a Managing Partner at The Z Firm, LLC which is a resource firm specializing in the energy industry. His clients included some of the larger energy companies in Houston to which he provided Financial Reporting, Internal Controls and Risk Management services. Prior to The Z Firm, Brent was a Partner at a Houston-based management consulting firm where he built and led the Financial Advisory Services Group and served on the Board of Directors. His responsibilities included oversight and management of consulting, outsourcing and recruiting activities related to financial & operational reporting and trade compliance & reporting.
Brent began his career in public accounting at Arthur Andersen where he worked on audits of energy clients within the midstream and downstream sectors. He then spent 12 years at various energy trading companies managing domestic and international middle and back office operations for multiple commodities including gas, power, crude and coal. Brent also managed financial reporting activities and had leadership responsibilities within corporate risk groups for oversight of the energy trading function.
Brent holds a Masters in Professional Accounting and a Bachelors of Business Administration in Accounting from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas, a member of the University of Texas Accounting Advisory Council and a member of the Houston CPA Society.