Texas Tech University

Eric Wright

Landman - XTO Energy Inc.
Fort Worth

Email: eric_wright@xtoenergy.com

Degree: BBA, December 2010

Area of Study: Energy Commerce


Eric Wright

About Eric

Eric graduated from Texas Tech in December 2010 with a BBA in Energy Commerce. Shortly after graduation, Eric began his career with XTO Energy Inc. (XTO) as an Associate Lease Analyst. As an Associate Lease Analyst, Eric was responsible for reviewing a myriad of oil and gas contracts in Texas, Arkoma, Mid-Continent, and Appalachia regions. In 2013, Eric became a Land Data Analyst for XTO. As a Land Data Analyst, Eric was responsible for reviewing and updating well information located in XTO's land system. In September of 2014, Eric became a Landman in XTO's East Texas land group. In his new role at XTO, Eric negotiates a myriad of contracts, manages leasing activity, curative review, as well as, a host of other responsibilities. This past year, Eric served as the Junior Committee Chairman at the Petroleum Club of Ft. Worth. He was responsible for organizing happy hours, mentor dinners, and other events for Junior Members. Eric will be earning his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Texas Tech in December 2015.

Eric is an avid cyclist that has raced all over the state of Texas. He still enjoys getting out on the bicycle trails in Ft. Worth and exploring the area.

Eric joined Rawls Raiders to help connect, network, and engage students and graduates from the Rawls College of Business. He also joined the organization since it offers unique opportunities to give back to the college in ways that directly benefit the college and its students.