NGP Promotes Jason Hicks

NGP Energy Technology Partners has promoted Jason Hicks to principal. He had joined the firm in early 2006 as a vice president, after having spent nine years in M&A and leveraged finance with Citigroup.



NGP Energy Technology Partners, L.P. (NGP ETP), a leading private equity energy technology fund, today announced that Jason E. Hicks has been promoted to Principal.

Mr. Hicks joined NGP ETP in early 2006 as a Vice President. His responsibilities include sourcing, structuring and monitoring fund investments. Mr. Hicks is currently an Observer to the Board of TPI Composites, Inc. Prior to joining NGP ETP, he spent nine years at Citigroup where he focused on mergers and acquisitions and leveraged finance.

NGP ETP's Managing Partner Philip J. Deutch stated, Jason is an important member of our team and has been a great contributor to our success in building a strong portfolio. We are very pleased to promote him to Principal.

NGP Energy Technology Partners, L.P. is a Washington, D.C.-based $148 million private equity fund investing growth capital in companies that provide technology-related products and services to the oil and gas, power and alternative energy sectors. The fund is managed by investment professionals with extensive experience investing in virtually all types of energy technologies and a strong track record of helping companies grow, create value, and establish strategic partnerships. NGP Energy Technology Partners is an affiliate of NGP Energy Capital Management, a leading investment firm with over $7.7 billion of cumulative capital under management which serves all sectors of the energy industry.

NGP Energy Technology Partners may be contacted at (202) 536-3920 or