Kenneth A. Hersh

Co-Founder at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

Kenneth A. Hersh

Kenneth A. Hersh

Co-Founder at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

The Carlyle Group, Inc.
Hersh Family Investments
OHA Investment Corp.

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10543

Primary Location

Dallas, TX, United States

Number of Boards

40

Birthday

1963 - Dallas, TX, United States

Age

58

Number of Awards

3

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Co-Founder at Natural Gas Partners LLC

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Co-Founder at The Carlyle Group, Inc.

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Co-Managing Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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President at Craton Energy GP III LLC

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Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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Venture Partner at Natural Gas Partners LLC

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Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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Partner at NGP Energy Capital Management LLC

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Education
M.B.A., Arjay Miller Scholar
Class of 1989

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

B.A. in Politics, magna cum laude
Class of 1985

Princeton University is a vibrant community of scholarship and learning that stands in the nation's service and in the service of all nations. Chartered in 1746, Princeton is the fourth-oldest college in the United States. Princeton is an independent, coeducational, nondenominational institution that provides undergraduate and graduate instruction in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering. As a world-renowned research university, Princeton seeks to achieve the highest levels of distinction in the discovery and transmission of knowledge and understanding. At the same time, Princeton is distinctive among research universities in its commitment to undergraduate teaching. Today, more than 1,100 faculty members instruct approximately 5,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 graduate students. The University's generous financial aid program ensures that talented students from all economic backgrounds can afford a Princeton education.

Attendee

St. Mark's School of Texas is a non-sectarian, college-preparatory, independent day school for boys in grades one through twelve. The School's charter states that it is "designed to afford its students well-rounded physical, intellectual, moral, and religious training and instruction." The School is intended to be a diverse community of teachers and students who share a love of learning and who strive for high achievement in whatever they undertake.

Memberships
Member
Current

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Career History
Co-Founder
1988 - Current

NGP is an active manager which invests in companies located in the US. It participates in buyout and growth capital transactions and focuses on energy and natural resources sectors.

Co-Founder
1988 - Current

NGP Energy Capital Management LLC operates as a private equity firm in the natural resources industry. It considers investment in companies specializing in the oil and gas acquisitions and exploitation; oil and gas development drilling; midstream acquisitions and development opportunities; and oil and gas minerals and royalties. The company was founded by Kenneth Alfredo Hersh and David Russell Albin in 1988 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

General Partner
Prior

Eagle Rock Energy Partners LP engages in the exploitation, development, and production of oil and natural gas properties. It provides ancillary gathering, compressing, treating, processing, and providing marketing services to its production of natural gas, natural gas liquids, condensate, and crude oil. The company was founded on May 25, 2006 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2016 - Current
Director
2009 - 2012

Cimarex Resolute LLC engages in the acquisition, development and exploration of oil and gas properties. The company was founded by Richard F. Betz in 2004 and is headquartered in Denver, CO.

Director
2007 - Prior
Member, Dean's Council
Current

The Women and Public Policy Program of Harvard Kennedy School closes gender gaps in economic opportunity, political participation, health and education by creating knowledge, training leaders and informing public policy and organizational practices. Our research provides evidence-based insights on the role of gender in shaping economic, political and social opportunities available to individuals. We identify successful interventions and measure their impact on women, men, and society, then share recommendations on what policies, organizational practices and leadership techniques help close involuntary gaps.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior - 2015

St. Mark's School of Texas is a non-sectarian, college-preparatory, independent day school for boys in grades one through twelve. The School's charter states that it is "designed to afford its students well-rounded physical, intellectual, moral, and religious training and instruction." The School is intended to be a diverse community of teachers and students who share a love of learning and who strive for high achievement in whatever they undertake.

Trustee
Prior - 2012

Dallas Museum of Art collects, preserves, presents, and interprets works of art of the highest quality from diverse cultures and many centuries, including that of its own time. The firm champions the power of art, embracing its responsibility to engage and educate its community, to contribute to cultural knowledge, and to advance creative endeavor. The firm was founded in 1903 and is located in Dallas, TX.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$50K +
2019

Dallas Theater Center is a private company headquartered in Dallas, TX. The firm operates regional theatre.

$10K - $25K
2018

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

$10K - $25K
2017

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Political Donations
$2,500
2010

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is a U.S. political committee that provides national leadership for the Republican Party of the United States. It is responsible for developing and promoting the Republican political platform, as well as coordinating fundraising and election strategy. It is also responsible for organizing and running the Republican National Convention. Similar committees exist in every U.S. state and most U.S. counties, although in some states party organization is structured by congressional district, allied campaign organizations being governed by a national committee. Reince Priebus is the current RNC Chairman.

$2,300
2008
Transactions
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Parsley Energy, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

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Rice Energy, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

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Memorial Production Partners LP issued USD Common Units

Investments
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NGP Energy Capital Management LLC operates as a private equity firm in the natural resources industry. It considers investment in companies specializing in the oil and gas acquisitions and exploitation; oil and gas development drilling; midstream acquisitions and development opportunities; and oil and gas minerals and royalties. The company was founded by Kenneth Alfredo Hersh and David Russell Albin in 1988 and is headquartered in Dallas, TX.

Awards & Honors
2014
Ernst & Young - Entrepreneur of the Year
2014
Ernst & Young - National Entrepreneur of the Year, Financial Services
Stanford University Graduate School of Business - Arjay Miller Scholar
Events
Speaker
Davos, Switzerland
2012 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

A record 2,600 business, government and civil society leaders – including nearly 40 heads of state or government – participated in the 42nd World Economic Forum Annual Meeting, which took place under the theme The Great Transformation: Shaping New Models. The record participation indicated the international community’s level of concern for the world today, as one crisis after another emerges. It also underscored the commitment of the Forum’s Members, Partners and communities to improving the state of the world.

Speaker
New York City, NY
2012 Alternative Investment Management Symposium

Speaker
Switzerland
2005 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

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