The Quantum Story: All In On Entrepreneurship in Energy

Entrepreneurship has been in Quantum’s DNA from the very beginning. Wil VanLoh founded the firm in 1998 at the age of 28 upon recognizing an untapped business opportunity to provide private equity capital to entrepreneurs in the upstream oil & gas sector.

Over time, our vision and scope have expanded as we recognized emerging opportunities across the energy value chain and as a result of the increasing focus on sustainability. Today, we pursue a disciplined yet creative approach to investing across the Sustainable Energy Ecosystem. While much has changed since Quantum’s founding, we continue to believe our biggest competitive advantage is the ability to attract and provide value-added support to entrepreneurs we partner with to build great companies.

Shared
Services

  • ESG
  • Digital
  • Procurement
  • Marketing &
    Hedging

Our
Capital

  • Private Equity
  • Credit &
    Structured Capital
  • Venture Capital

Our Focus

  • Responsibly Sourced Oil & Gas
  • Infrastructure
  • Power & Renewables
  • Decarbonization 
  • Energy Technology

What Sets Quantum Apart

Having built one of the leading global private equity franchises focused on the Sustainable Energy Ecosystem, Quantum seeks to attract leading energy and sustainability entrepreneurs to be its partners. By investing in all things energy, we better understand the interplay across the energy value chain, which is increasingly critical given the challenge of achieving net-zero emissions.

 

Quantum also provides more than just capital to its portfolio companies. We pride ourselves on being value-add, hands-on partners, and we invest in our own business accordingly. Our in-house Strategic Shared Services team allows us to propel our partner companies to a higher level.

Energy
Excellence

How We Are Unique

Pioneers in energy private equity

Quantum was one of the first energy private equity firms. For almost a quarter century, we have focused on supporting energy entrepreneurs.

Diverse energy investments

We have significant experience investing across the entire Sustainable Energy Ecosystem.

Value-added partners

We take a more selective approach to ensure we can stay highly engaged in all the investments we make. We invest in our internal capabilities to be more value-added to the companies with which we partner.

Harnessing the power of technology

Quantum is building a next-generation digital platform for the energy and sustainability industries to harness the power of data and software to make better business decisions.

Responsible investing

From best-in-class ESG stewardship to various philanthropic endeavors in the communities in which we operate, we are committed to making the world a better place.

Our People Make The Difference

Every member of our team is passionate about the Sustainable Energy Ecosystem and working with the entrepreneurs that drive its progress. We believe that it takes a true partnership mentality to build great companies and we live that belief every day.

Administration & Investor Relations
Advisors
In Memoriam
Investment Team
Strategic Shared Services
Support Staff
Sebastian Gass
Chief Technology Officer
Ivan Van der Walt
Operating Partner
Keila Hand
Managing Director and Head of ESG
Bill McKenzie
Chief Digital Architect
Arvind Battula
Head of Data Science
Charlie Groover
Director of Procurement
Pankaj Sharma
Head of Software and Data Delivery
Emily Dunlap
ESG Associate
Dennis Woods
Director – IT
Sam Johnson
End User Engineer
Sergio Oquendo
Data Engineer
Jon Sullins
Software Engineer

Get In Touch

Contact us to learn more about Quantum.