Michael Hart

Chief Financial Officer, Rio Grande E&P
(Rice MBA '11)

Michael Hart serves as the CFO for Rio Grande E&P. Prior to Rio Grande, Michael was the Director of Corporate Finance for Laredo Energy, a South Texas-focused natural gas exploration and production company.

Prior to joining Laredo Energy, Mr. Hart was with Citigroup’s Global Energy Investment Banking Group in Houston, Texas where he focused on M&A advisory work and public capital raises within the energy industry.

Mr. Hart is a graduate of Rice University where he received a Masters of Business Administration. He also received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Texas A&M University.

Mr. Hart serves on the Alumni Board of the Jones School at Rice and currently serves as a Class Ambassador.