Investing in the shale revolution

Our Firm

Ridgetop Capital is an energy and real estate investment firm.
The firm manages a variety of investments directly and indirectly connected with the development of the Marcellus and the Utica formations.

strategy

Ridgetop Capital is a direct principal investor focused on honest, locally-driven origination with institutional investment parameters. The partners' extensive energy, real estate, and capital markets expertise allow for direct and certain execution for partners and counterparties.

Acquisitions

  1. Mineral investor in the Appalachian Basin since 2007. Over 30,000 mineral acres acquired and owned in the Appalachian Basin.
  2. Deep relationships with most of the active operators in the market including: Antero, EQT, Chesapeake, AEP, Range Resources, Rice Energy, Statoil, Stone Energy, Noble, CNX, and Southwestern.
  3. Over $130MM invested in the market.
  4. Active in PA, WV, and OH.
  5. PA counties: Washington, Westmoreland, Beaver, Greene
  6. WV counties: Brooke, Ohio, Marshall, Wetzel, Tyler, Pleasants, Wood, Doddridge, Ritchie, Monongalia, Marion, Harrison
  7. OH counties: Jefferson, Guernsey, Tuscarawas, Harrison, Belmont, Monroe, Noble, Washington, Morgan

affiliates

Ridgetop Services

Ridgetop Energy Services is a service provider to the energy industry focusing on oil and gas, underground hydrocarbon storage, porosity storage, and solution mining. RES provides real service solutions for routine and difficult problems.

 

Ridgetop Health

Ridgetop Health is a mid- to late-stage private equity platform focused on life science companies, with strong emphasis on digital health, early disease detection diagnostics, and technologies that enable precision medicine.

 

vision of opportunity

The Shale Revolution has been the most transformative energy phenomenon to hit the United States in a century. The development of shale resources has brought tens of billions in capital investment and has driven a host of area economic opportunities. Ridgetop Capital was formed to invest in this economic boon through a series of investment funds and joint ventures.

Team


alternative text

David Oliner

Principal

alternative text

Ryan Murray

WV Land Specialist

alternative text

Jim Byron

PA Land Specialist

alternative text

Jacqueline Null

Administrator

alternative text

Zac Watters

Origination

alternative text

Devon Doran

Closing Coordinator

alternative text

Liz Daukas

Marketing

alternative text

Derick Woodard

Origination

alternative text

James Carney

Asset Management

alternative text

Maria Forero

Principal of Ridgetop Health

alternative text

Marty Comini

Principal of Ridgetop Services