First Outside Round
Warburg PincusWarburg Pincus Contact: Peter Wilson
Warburg Pincus currently has more than 110 companies in its portfolio in a range of sectors that include consumer and industrial, energy, financial services, healthcare, real estate, and technology, media and telecommunications. Warburg Pincus is a leading global private equity firm with more than $30 billion in assets under management. Founded in 1966, Warburg Pincus has raised 12 private equity funds which have invested more than $35 billion in approximately 600 companies in more than 30 countries.
Warburg Pincus has provided more than $3.5 billion in equity funding for energy companies around the world since the late 1980’s. The firm has backed entrepreneurs to start new companies and has financed growth opportunities and acquisition vehicles. The firm focuses on the following areas: Oil and Gas exploration and production, midstream, refining, oilfield services, power generation and transmission, alternative energy and renewables, innovative energy technologies.
The firm has invested behind entrepreneurs to start new companies, including those exploring for hydrocarbons. We have also financed growth investments and buy-out opportunities. Our investments range from $1 to $30 million. Within the clean technology sector Warburg Pincus has invested in Ceres (plant genetics for biofuel production), PowerWind (wind), and Suniva (solar).