Since 1988, EnCap Investments has been the leading provider of venture capital to the independent sector of the U.S. oil and gas industry. The firm has raised 20 institutional oil and gas investment funds totaling approximately $33 billion and currently manages capital on behalf of more than 350 U.S. and international investors. EnCap has consistently generated superior returns across multiple industry and hydrocarbon price cycles by applying a lower-risk, disciplined philosophy that balances capital preservation and value creation.
EnCap professionals represent more than 500 years of experience in the energy finance and investment business. The firm has established a reputation as an innovative, value-added source of growth capital to the independent energy sector. EnCap effectively works in partnership with management teams by providing capital markets expertise, strategic direction and enhanced acquisition and exit options.
EnCap has a proven track record, having successfully invested with more than 240 upstream and midstream oil and gas companies. Throughout its history, EnCap has moved with the market to meet the changing capital needs of its clients. The combination of abundant capital resources, unparalleled experience and broad flexibility in structuring transactions uniquely positions EnCap to assist significantly in the value creation process.