Energy Capital

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.

Featured Investments

EnerSafe

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

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

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

Top Run

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

Baseline Energy Services

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

Year of investment: 2014

Status: Current

RAISA

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