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Edward E. Cohen
Chief Executive Officer and Director

Edward E. Cohen has been our Chief Executive Officer and a director since February 2012. He served as our Chairman from February 2012 until February 2015. Mr. Cohen held a number of titles at the general partner of Atlas Energy, L.P. at various points from its formation in January 2006 until February 2015, including Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, President and member of the executive committee. He also held a number of titles at the general partner of Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. from its formation in 1999 until February 2015, including Executive Chair of the managing board and, from 1999 to January 2009, Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Cohen was the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Energy, Inc. from its organization in 2000 until February 2011, and its President from September 2000 to October 2009; and Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Atlas Energy Resources, LLC and its manager, Atlas Energy Management, Inc., from their formation in June 2006 until February 2011. In addition, Mr. Cohen has been Chairman of the Board of Resource America, Inc. since 1990, and was its Chief Executive Officer from 1988 until 2004 and President from 2000 until 2003; a director of Resource Capital Corp. since its formation in September 2005, serving as its Chairman until November 2009; and Chairman of the Board of Brandywine Construction & Management, Inc. since 1994. Mr. Cohen is the father of Jonathan Z. Cohen.