Private Equity


Mid market buyout fund focused on energy and mineral services companies. We co-invest with global industry specialists.

Current Private Equity Investments


Vautron Group


The Vautron Group includes:



Vautron is a Perth headquartered diversified oil & gas and minerals downhole services company focused on wireline and well testing services across Australia and South East Asia.

Surtron Technologies   Wireline survey and geophysical logging services to the mining sector
Vause Energy Services   Wireline and oil production services to the oil & gas sector (Aus, NZ, Thailand)
Grizzly Energy Services   Fluid management solutions to the onshore oil & gas sector

Centurion Group

The Centurion Group includes:


Centurion is an Aberdeen headquartered specialist rental equipment provider primarily to the offshore global oil & gas industry.

Conserve   Offshore container, chemical tanks and cargo carrying units
Rentair   Offshore air compressors
Seanic   Subsea equipment and field solutions
Jacks Winches   Lifting & shifting equipment
Mining Camps Australia   Remote accommodation units
Tristar Water Solutions   Remote water treatment solutions
Individual Investments    
APE Mobile    Paperless software application used by construction and engineering contractors, resources services and mining companies to more efficiently manage site documents and processes on iPads and web devices. 
Minnovare   Mining technology - Azimuth Aligner enables a drill rig operator to achieve correct orientation in up to 90% less time compared to traditional labour intensive manual alignment methods. 
Shelf Subsea Group   Shelf Subsea is headquartered in Singapore, and also has operations in Perth, Sale and Karratha. Shelf Subsea’s service offering includes saturation and air/nitrox diving, subsea drilling and rock-bolting, ROV services and dive support vessels. Their services span the life cycle of a well and includes: pipeline and umbilical installation; hook-up and tie-in; inspection; repair; maintenance; well intervention; platform removal and plug and abandonment work.