Steve Kerrigan is the CEO of Ridgefield. Steve has 11 years of combined experience in energy derivatives trading and portfolio management of unconventional oil and gas assets. Prior to forming Ridgefield with Aaron Kahle, Steve led the effort to evaluate and negotiate oil and gas deals for a family office in Houston, Texas.
Steve began his career in UBS Investment Bank’s Energy Volatility Trading Group as a natural gas/power derivatives trader. In 2009, UBS sold its Energy Trading Group to Scotia Capital, where Steve accepted a role as Director and helped to develop the energy trading group while managing a natural gas derivatives book.
He earned a B.A. and M.A. from Johns Hopkins University, Phi Beta Kappa, with a focus on International Economics and Latin America.