Exploration and production: across the life cycle of exploration, appraisal, development and late life assets; conventional as well as unconventional; and on-shore as well as off-shore

Midstream: liquid bulk storage; dry bulk handling; LNG regasification terminals; commodities trading; refining and marketing; and pipelines

Oil field services: subsea services covering the life of the field; and various asset classes of shipping

Power and renewables: wind, PV solar; biomass; and batteries
About Fort Bay Capital
Fort Bay Capital is dedicated to investing in the exploration & production, midstream, oilfield services, power and renewable sectors, co-investing with partners and deploying its own funds.  More specifically, it has detailed knowledge and experience in the following sub-sectors:
Based in London, Fort Bay Capital is in close contact with private equity firms, infrastructure funds, family offices, sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and banks. It also has long standing relationships with world class management teams, oil majors and independent operators in the various sectors of the energy industry. As such, it is well positioned to attract, structure and fund investment opportunities, and to maximise long term value creation.
Haroun van Hövell has more than 20 years of experience in energy, infrastructure, private equity and finance, and most recently acted as Head of Energy for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, where he was responsible for sourcing and managing investments across the energy industry. His prior experience includes Riverstone Holdings, 4Gas Holding, The Carlyle Group and Salomon Smith Barney.

Mr. van Hövell currently acts as Chairman of the Board of Directors of LBC Tank Terminals.  Prior to founding Fort Bay Capital, he has held various board positions and has been actively involved in a number of investments, including Flowstream Commodities, Acteon, Trans European Oil & Gas, HES International, White Rose Energy, Fairfield Energy, Hestya, Cuadrilla Resources and Petroplus International.

Mr. van Hövell received a Master’s degree in Applied Economics from the Erasmus University in Rotterdam and his M.B.A. from INSEAD in Fontainebleau.
Haroun van Hövell
Founder and Managing Director
Fort Bay Capital Ltd is an appointed representative of Stoneware Capital LLP which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

Fort Bay Capital Ltd is incorporated under the Companies Act 2006 as a private company and is registered in England and Wales under the number 12157647.
+44 20 3781 8018
Office address
1 Red Place
London W1K 6PL
Registered address
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