Chad Ross

Vice President of Accounting and Operations

Chad Ross has over 15 years of experience in the oil and gas sector, working in a broad range of assets including midstream, upstream and marketing. Chad formed 4C Energy, an upstream oil and gas fund focused on acquisition of depressed acreage and aged production with additional development opportunities. Chad also worked as an independent consultant providing clients a broad range of services including market-based research and analysis, system reviews and project manager services over system implementations, and M&A based work including conducting valuations, analysis, and due diligence on prospective acquisitions.

Prior to moving into entrepreneurial pursuits Chad worked as the Commercial and Marketing Director with TGGT Holdings, LLC, which was a joint-venture partnership between BG Group and EXCO Resources. Chad was responsible for customer relationship management, gas scheduling, contract administration and marketing functions within the company. In this role he hired and developed a high-performing team that helped company grow from a throughput of 200,000 mcf/day to a peak of 1.5 bcf/day and a valuation of $200 million at the time of formation to its eventual sale for $1 billion. Prior to this Chad worked for BG Group, an exploration and development company with assets around the world in several different areas, providing Chad well-rounded experience in both midstream and upstream assets.

Chad attended Rice University, receiving a Master of Business Administration degree and the Jones Scholar Award for outstanding academic achievement. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Houston.