Juniper Capital, a Houston, TX-based private equity firm focused on middle-market oil and gas companies, held the first close of its second fund, at $334.55m.
According to a regulatory form filed with the SEC, Juniper Capital II GP, L.P., has a final target of $500m. 76 investors participated in the raise.
Led by Edward Geiser, Managing Partner and Head of Investment Committee, Richard K. Gordon, Partner, Kevin Cumming, Partner, Kristine Peters, Chief Financial Officer, Scott Gallun, Chief Compliance Officer, Vice President, Ian Bird, Vice President, Josh Schmidt, Vice President, and Chase Schrotel, Analyst, Juniper Capital provides private equity capital to middle-market oil and gas companies making $25m to $75m investments.
The focus of the firm is upstream E&P investments targeting established onshore basins in the US.