From the Permian Basin to the Persian Gulf, Cowen provides insights into traditional and new sources of energy which power the world economy.

Investment Banking capabilities for
Energy sector

The energy investment banking team is committed to providing superior advisory and capital markets services across the energy complex. Our industry experience, comprehensive understanding of macro and sub-sector trends, and network of relationships enables us to deliver thoughtful solutions and unrivaled execution to our clients.

Our sub-sector focus includes:

  • Oilfield Services and Equipment
  • Oil & Natural Gas Exploration & Production
  • Refining and Marketing
  • Marine Transportation


We offer a full suite of financial and strategic advisory products and services:

  • Public and Private Equity
  • High Yield and Mezzanine Debt
  • Private Capital Raising and Capital Markets Advisory
  • Merger and Acquisition Advisory (Sell-side, Buy-side, Fairness Opinions and Defense)
  • Restructuring, Special Situations and Liability Management

Learn more about our investment banking expertise

Latest Transactions

  • Contango Oil & Gas is a Houston, Texas based, independent upstream oil and gas company focused on exploring, developing, exploiting, producing, and acquiring crude oil and natural gas properties.
  • Contango intends to use the net proceeds from the equity follow-on offering to: pay down the current RBL, and for general corporate purposes, including to fund accretive future acquisitions.
  • Hi-Crush Partners is a pure play, low-cost, domestic producer and supplier of premium monocrystalline sand, a specialized mineral that is used as a proppant to enhance the recovery rates of hydrocarbons from oil and natural gas wells.


General Contact

Matthew Rovelli
Head of Energy
D 281 657 6801

Research capabilities for
Energy sector

Leveraging data analytics and deep industry expertise, Cowen’s energy analysts make impactful calls that often challenge consensus.  We’ve built proprietary algorithms on top of GPS tracking data, powering intelligent monitoring of ship traffic and oil rigs to fill in ‘blind spots’ that otherwise mask risk and recovery points.

Cowen’s Integrated Oil, Oil Services, Exploration & Production and Natural Gas analysts take a multidisciplinary approach to stock and industry research, often collaborating with analysts across industry verticals to analyze macro drivers and understand nuanced implications for supply and demand.

Learn more about our research expertise


General Contact

Robert Fagin
Head of Research
D 646 562 1310

Lisa Thomas
Associate Director of Research
D 646 562 1388