our investment sectors

We focus on five strategic sub-sectors that span the energy spectrum. This distinctive sectoral diversification strategy positions us to take a balanced approach to investment as we sustain a portfolio of stable, cash-generative and growth-orientated businesses.





  • Upstream

    We are established as a partner of choice in the upstream market, working with proven management teams to build world-class independent businesses. We apply our unrivalled sector experience and knowledge to drive value creation in companies focused on key phases of the industry cycle, from oil & gas exploration and appraisal through to development and production.

  • International Upstream Services

    Technical expertise, technology-focused investment and a global outlook: the distinctive qualities of Canham Energy portfolio companies delivering specialist products and services to the upstream energy industry. Canham Energy has a track record of growth, supporting companies across multi-regional operations in areas including downhole and completions, well services, subsea and topside equipment, inspection and integrity, survey and inspection, and workforce solutions.

  • Engineering & Infrastructure Services

    We invest in businesses providing engineering, procurement and construction services – as well as operations and maintenance solutions – for companies often operating critical national infrastructure. They are prominent in the onshore and offshore oil & gas sectors, as well as in non-oil & gas operations – chemical, power and nuclear plants.

  • Energy Transition & Technology

    Our portfolio companies, across their specialist markets, share a common strategic priority: providing technologically differentiated solutions which advance the development plans of energy sector clients. Collective capabilities include facilitating the transition to environmentally friendly and economically efficient fuels, oilfield digitalisation, operations automation and data-led efficiency enhancement.

  • Storage & logistics

    We partner with sector-leading managements teams to build and operate hydrocarbon storage assets and logistics facilities for product transportation. With a focus upon both developing new-build assets and growing capacity within existing infrastructure to capitalise on market opportunities, our portfolio companies have a recent track record of significant investment to create value and strengthen their competitiveness.