ERA Capital Partners

About Us

ERA Capital
ERA Capital Partners focuses on sectors undergoing disruption and structural change. We leverage a combined wealth of experience, a solid track record of success, and deep sector expertise, to develop unique and compelling investment opportunities.

Our Team



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Richard Delgado is an entrepreneur, investor, and advisor who partners with early-stage companies to bring innovative ideas and technologies to market. As the Managing Partner of ERA Capital Partners, Richard oversees the investment selection, capital formation, and go-to-market strategies for a portfolio of investments in the high-tech, healthcare, and energy sectors.

Prior to these roles, Richard was a Global Director for American Express, responsible for identifying and closing over $4.3B in new business with the company’s largest global commercial clients. During his tenure, he managed new product development, data analytics consulting, and international sales & marketing programs. Additionally, Richard has led diverse global finance, supply chain, manufacturing, and operational consulting engagements with some of the world’s leading companies, including AT&T, ExxonMobil, Ericsson, CEMEX, Owens Corning, and Celanese.

Richard is an innovative business leader with experience in go-to-market strategy, M&A, operational transformation, turnarounds/restructuring, complex commercial negotiation, and private equity transactions. Richard holds a BA in Political Science from Swarthmore College and an MBA in International Marketing from Southern Methodist University’s Cox School of Business and ESADE Business School. Richard was also a fellow in Organizational Development & Change Management at Johns Hopkins University. Richard resides in Dallas, Texas, where he is active in several community and non-profit organizations.
Roger Maese is a seasoned investor and consultant with deep experience in wealth management, real estate development, and equity sourcing. Roger is the co‐founder of ERA Capital Partners, founder of RRM Companies, a partner in Entretec and White Oak Energy. In these capacities, Roger manages capital formation strategies with a keen focus on M&A and diversification opportunities in the real estate, energy, and commodities sectors.

  Roger’s executive experience encompasses a broad range of responsibilities including, corporate management, international sales planning, strategic account management, and marketing. After many years of expanding leadership roles in Financial Services, Roger followed his real estate passion. As a result, he developed many notable development projects throughout Texas: The Harbor at Possum Kingdom, The Ranch at Possum Kingdom, 505 Ranch Club, and The Shelton.

  Roger holds a bachelor’s degree in International Business & Finance from New Mexico State University. Roger resides in Dallas, TX, and is an active supporter of several community and non‐profit organizations.



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Caden Finley is a Business Analyst for ERA Capital Partners who support the company’s clients with financial analysis, decision modeling, marketing, and transactional support. Caden is a finance major at the University of Oklahoma, where he’s active in the university’s business fraternity and entrepreneurial programs. Caden plans on pursuing a Master of Accounting degree at Southern Methodist University upon graduation.