Christopher Ray

Senior Managing Director, NGP Energy Capital Management

Ray joined NGP in 2003 and serves as a senior managing director. He applies his broad energy deal experience to ensure excellence in the structuring, negotiation and execution of transactions on behalf of both NGP and its portfolio companies. In addition, Ray participates in the firm’s decisions regarding capital allocation, monitoring, exits and firm administration and sits on the Executive Committee. Prior to joining NGP, he was a partner in the law firm of Thompson & Knight. He practiced in the corporate and securities group in Dallas for eight years, working on hundreds of investment and corporate financing transactions.