EV Private Equity strengthens team with senior partner promotion

Source: press release, 6 February 2020

Senior Partner, EV Private Equity, Matt Anstead
Senior Partner, EV Private Equity, Matt Anstead (photo: EV Private Equity)

Global private equity firm specialising in the energy sector, EV Private Equity, has announced the promotion of Houston-based Matt Anstead to Senior Partner.

In his new role, he will continue to provide strategic input to the firm’s current portfolio of leading energy service companies, in addition to supporting the execution of new investment opportunities on behalf of EV Private Equity.

Anstead has more than 20 years of experience in the global energy sector. He joined EV Private Equity in 2014, and during his time as a partner he helped build EV Private Equity’s position as a world-leading private equity firm specialising in technology-rich energy investments, as well as helping to grow the firm’s North American portfolio.

Anstead was previously a board member of Romar International, SageRider Inc, and Fotech Solutions. Currently, he is a board member of Abrado Wellbore Services and Evolution Engineering.

Helge Tveit, EV Private Equity, Managing Partner, comments, “This promotion is testament to Matt’s hard work throughout his time at EV Private Equity. He is a highly respected figure in private equity having progressed up the ranks, a valuable asset to our wider team, and an influential figure amongst his peers in Houston.”

“He plays a pivotal role in driving business growth and evolving our Houston investment portfolio from entry to exit. Matt has earnt this promotion through his continuous commitment, proven leadership ability and sound industry knowledge,” Tveit adds.

Commenting on his promotion, Mr. Anstead, says, “EV Private Equity has enabled me to thrive as a professional. I am looking forward to creating new and exciting opportunities for our investors and focusing my efforts on building a strong, industry-leading portfolio.”