ManagEment Team

Rick Van Eyk

Chief Executive Officer
Clear Creek Midstream CEO Rick Van Eyk

An oil and gas executive with more than 17 years of midstream experience, Rick is a visionary leader. He has generated billions of dollars in transactions and has led large teams working on acquisition, construction and operation of approximately 3,600 miles of crude oil pipelines.

Before forming Clear Creek, he served as vice president of business development, liquids and vice president of commercial crude at EnLink Midstream, where he established EnLink’s Permian crude pipeline business. Prior to EnLink, Rick held various roles of increasing responsibility at Occidental Petroleum. His last role was vice president of midstream strategic development, where he was one of two executives running Occidental’s Centurion Pipeline System. While at Occidental he also led the transformation of underperforming pipeline assets into a highly profitable business unit.

Rick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting from California State University and an MBA from the University of California.