Seasoned investors in the evolution of energy

Yorktown Partners is an energy-focused private equity firm that targets consistent returns across multiple subsectors of energy.

With three decades of experience investing across the evolving energy landscape, we seek to support visionary companies and help drive entrepreneurial ventures in energy.

$8 Billion+

Deployed into targeted energy sectors

12 Flagship Funds

Represent a wide range of energy investment opportunities during various economic and market conditions

122 Portfolio Companies

Financed, created, and partnered across our 30-year history

True Alignment

A core principle of Yorktown’s approach is significant investment by Yorktown principals alongside investors and portfolio-company managers.

Yorktown Areas of Activity

While energy is always evolving, we believe a handful of subsectors stand at the forefront to offer a complementary combination of return profiles in a flexible but focused portfolio.

  • Midstream & Infrastructure
  • Manufacturing & Services
  • Metals & Mining
  • Renewables and Storage
  • Oil & Gas Exploration and Production

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multi-sector strategy


We believe that portfolio construction, diversification and balance contribute greatly to generating risk-adjusted returns with consistency.

How Yorktown

Exceptional Partnerships

We recognize that our investors entrust us with their capital and that it is our duty to diligently manage and grow their investments. Yorktown’s commitment to alignment means that our success is tied to the success of our investors. This alignment of interests creates a powerful dynamic in which our incentives are intrinsically linked and our focus remains unwaveringly on delivering strong returns.

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Our Impact

We seek to build long term and sustainable relationships with investors and management teams who share our fundamental philosophy of responsible investing.

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