VC  Energy Ventures

     Office Locations:

10777 Westheimer, Suite 1175
Houston, TX 77042
Phone: 281-768-6725
Fax: 281-768-6726

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  • Early
  • Growth



  • Energy & Clean Tech



    Energy Ventures is an independent venture capital firm actively seeking early to mid-stage growth investments in companies that deliver a marketable, proprietary product or service with potential in the upstream sector. Since inception in 2002, the firm has seen more than 3,500 deals, made thirty-six investments and successfully exited thirteen companies. Energy Ventures currently manages four funds with a total committed capital of $750 million. Energy Ventures' portfolio consists of technology companies whose products and services present the oil and gas industry with innovative and promising solutions. Investments range from $5-30 million per company, with a typical holding of 10 to 40 percent of equity.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Einar Gamman Partner
    Greg Herrera Senior Partner
    Helge Tveit Managing Partner
    Jim Sledzik Senior Partner and President
    Kjell Jacobsen Managing Partner


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