The Ridgewood Team


Ken Hargrove

Senior Geophysicist

Ken Hargrove has over 40 years of geoscience experience in the oil and gas industry and has served as the lead appraisal/development geophysicist on some of the largest deepwater discoveries in the Gulf of Mexico. Prior to joining Ridgewood Energy in 2012, Mr. Hargrove worked as a geophysicist for a number of leading exploration & production companies including Shell, Marathon Oil, Arco Oil and Gas, Vastar Resources, and BP. Mr. Hargrove has broad experience in geophysical acquisition, processing, and analysis technologies, and he has served in technology management positions for both independent exploration companies and geophysical services providers.

Mr. Hargrove is a member of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists. He received a B.A. in Geology from Occidental College.