Peter A. Ragauss is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Baker Hughes Incorporated. He joined Baker Hughes in 2006 from BP in London, where he served as Segment Controller of Refining and Marketing. Ragauss previously was Chief Executive Officer of Air BP and assistant to the group chief executive of BP. Earlier in his career, Ragauss served as Vice President of Finance and Portfolio Management for Amoco Energy International, Vice President of Finance for El Paso Energy International, and Vice President of Corporate Development for Tenneco Energy. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School. Ragauss is a member of the Alley Theatre Board of Directors.