Bright Rock Energy



Bright Rock Energy is a company with headquarter in Denver, Colorado. It was founded in 2018 by Deutsche Rohstoff AG and an experienced management team. The Company creates value by identifying, acquiring and developing oil and gas properties with a focus on fields in Utah and the Rocky Mountain region. The team is currently focusing primarily on establishing a position in the Uinta Basin in Utah.

The management team has extensive experience in the acquisition and development of properties in oil and gas fields throughout the Rocky Mountain region of the US.


Chris Sutton


Chris Sutton leads Bright Rock as CEO. He has a strong geoscientific background developed at several successful listed US energy companies. Most recently, Chris led a team at Crescent Point Energy US as VP of Exploration. Previously, he worked at Newfield Exploration and Rosetta Resources. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.

Pam Bunz

VP Engineering

Pam Bunz is Vice Ppresident for Engineering at Bright Rock. Her excelent technical background and her strengths in the evaluation of acquisitions and divestment are an ideal addition to the team of Bright Rock Energy . Prior to Bright Rock, Pam led a team of engineers at Crescent Point Energy US. Pam holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Calgary.