Natural Resources Investors

Umbono Capital is a niche investment group focused on African, North American and European natural resources, private equity and venture capital investment.

Umbono’s investment management team are divided into our two primary office locations – Houston, Texas covering our North American and European portfolio holdings and Johannesburg, South Africa focussing on African investments and operations. Our oil and gas team is largely based in Houston, Texas while our mining (hard rock) focussed team is largely based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Umbono also maintains a representative office in Frankfurt, Germany.

Umbono is privately owned by the 7 director-principals.

From The Blog

Riverside Energy Michigan, LLC announces acquisition of O.I.L. Energy Co., LLC Antrim Shale production assets, effective Feb. 1

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Riverside Energy Michigan, LLC has announced its acquisition of 100 percent of the membership interest of O.I.L. Energy Co., LLC, effective Feb. 1, 2017. According to a press release issued late last week by Riverside Energy Michigan, LLC, the acquired assets include the operated Antrim Shale gas production interest of O.I.L. Energy Co., LLC, consisting of over 6 million cubic feet of natural gas per day (gross), 277 operated Antrim Shale wells and 23,277 net acres, with associated production facilities and pipeline infrastructure. (more…)