Southcross Energy Partners, L.P. has appointed Bret M. Allan as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Southcross Energy Partners GP, LLC, the general partner of Southcross. Mr. Allan brings nearly twenty years of energy and finance experience to Southcross, having most recently served as Vice President, Finance and Treasurer of Energy Transfer Partners, L.P.. Mr. Allan succeeds J. Michael Anderson, who will be leaving Southcross for a new opportunity. Mr. Anderson, who has made extensive contributions to Southcross since 2012 as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will work closely with Mr. Allan over the next 30 days to ensure a seamless and successful transition.
'Michael has been an invaluable member of the Southcross leadership team for the last three years and instrumental in guiding Southcross through a period of significant growth,' said John E. Bonn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southcross' general partner. 'He leaves Southcross a stronger company and better positioned to deliver long-term unitholder value. He helped lead Southcross in our initial public offering, our combination transaction in August 2014 and the recent completion of our first drop-down transaction. I sincerely enjoyed working with Michael and thank him for his leadership and numerous contributions to Southcross.'