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Vice President, Commercial P&C Advisor
Austin Brady joined Stephens in 2017 as an Account Executive; he was brought on board to support the expansion of the Stephens Insurance Energy Group into the Houston marketplace.
Brady’s energy experience includes five years at Frank’s International, a global oil services company providing a comprehensive range of highly engineered tubular services to leading exploration and production companies, where he served as the Onshore Sales Manager. In this role, he provided strategic leadership to a sales force covering all major domestic drilling basins while overseeing the execution of global Master Service Agreements and pricing contracts. Complementing his knowledge of onshore operations, Brady has substantial experience working closely with some of the most active drilling programs and well intervention specialists in the Gulf of Mexico. Brady also spent a decade servicing clients in the financial services industry where he held roles of increasing responsibility in fixed income sales, trading, and analytics.
A native Houstonian, Brady is a graduate of Strake Jesuit College Preparatory and received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Southern Methodist University.