Private Equity

Donovan Ventures provides early-stage growth capital to energy companies seeking less than $5 million through our dedicated private equity fund, Energy Founders Fund, LP and our co-investors.

Current Investments

Top Run

Specialized casing services and equipment rental company servicing oil and gas operators in West, South and East Texas.

Year of Investment: 2015

Status: Current

 
 
 
 

Baseline Energy Services

Provider of remote, natural-gas-powered generation equipment and ancillary services to the oil and gas industry.
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Year of Investment: 2014

Status: Current

RAISA

Oil and gas company focused on acquiring small non-operated working interests in core U.S. onshore basins.

Year of Investment: 2015

Status: Current

 
 

Olea Edge Analytics

A meter analytics company that provides affordable, real-time digital solutions to analog meters in the oil & gas and water industries.
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Year of Investment: 2017

Status: Current

Regiment

Oilfield services company that provides pressure pumping equipment for pump down operations in the Permian Basin.

Year of Investment: 2017

Status: Current

 
 

Omega Sands

Omega Sands is a frac sand company specializing in greenfield/brownfield frac sand mines.

Year of Investment: 2018

Status: Current

 
 
 
 

ReStream Solutions

Oilfield services company that provides real-time monitoring and remote controlled automation to completion and production operations.

Year of Investment: 2018

Status: Current

Gage Western

Company that provides meter proving services and analytics to midstream companies and operators in West Texas.

Year of Investment: 2018

Status: Current

 
 

Prior Investments

EnerSafe

Independent oilfield service company offering a suite of safety services and associated equipment to oil and gas operators in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas.

Year of Investment: 2010

Status: Realized 

 

Clearfork Resources

Independent oil and gas company formed to acquire and develop both conventional and unconventional resources located in West and North Texas.

Year of Investment: 2010

Status: Realized

J&L

Independent oilfield service company offering drilling fluids and water hauling services to oil and gas producers in East Texas and Northern Louisiana.

Year of Investment: 2010

Status: Realized