Aquaterra Energy

The Business

Leading global oil and gas engineering company providing innovative products and services to the industry.

Founded in the UK in 2005, the business is now recognised worldwide for its engineering excellence.

High quality, experienced and ambitious management team.

Strong platform for future growth with significant market opportunities.

The Deal

Majority equity investment from EV Private Equity, a specialist global oil and gas private equity investor.

Partial exit of founding shareholders with cash out and equity for the senior management team.

Substantial development and acquisition capital to support a detailed business plan.

Incentive structure introduced for wider management team.

Value Add

JDC has been Aquaterra’s retained adviser of choice for 10 years.

Acted as lead adviser in a competitive process, sourcing the investor, negotiating and managing the deal from the start to a successful conclusion.

Achieved a strong valuation and attractive equity structure for both shareholders and management.

JDC’s hands on approach minimised management team distraction from running the business.


UK with Subsidiaries Worldwide


Oil and Gas


PE Investment

Aquaterra Energy Logo EV Private Equity logo

We would not have closed this deal without JDC’s advice, support and deal management skills.  From day one to the close of the transaction they were excellent.  The whole team are looking forward to continuing our long and successful relationship as we continue to grow our business.  Thank you JDC!

George Morrison Aquaterra Energy