Review of the Top Eight Oil and Gas Corporate Venture Capital Groups

February 29, 2016 | State of the Market Report

Corporate venture capital (CVC) groups at major oil companies are vital to the oil and gas start-up ecosystem. They have an equity stake in about half of all oil and gas start-ups that have raised funding. However, oil companies have also committed hundreds of millions of dollars to petroleum substitutes like biofuels, solar, and wind. This report provides a snapshot of the portfolio mix of the eight most prolific oil and gas CVC groups between 2005 and 2015.

Coverage Area

  • Owning the Energy Transition

Table of Contents

  • Title page
  • Content
  • Snapshot of portfolios
  • Comparing similar companies backed by different CVCs
  • Outlook

Lead Analyst

Daniel Choi
Research Associate


Brent Giles, Ph.D.
Colleen Kennedy

About Lux Research

Lux Research is a leading provider of tech-enabled research and advisory solutions, helping clients drive growth through technology innovation. A pioneer in the research industry, Lux uniquely combines technical expertise and business insights with a proprietary intelligence platform, using advanced analytics and data science to surface true leading indicators. With quality data derived from primary research, fact-based analysis, and opinions that challenge traditional thinking, Lux clients are empowered to make more informed decisions today to ensure future success.

Already a Lux Client?

Sign In

Interested in Learning More?

Contact us to learn the benefits of becoming a Lux member.

Or call us now

For North America (Boston Headquarters)
+1 (617) 502-5300

For EMEA (Amsterdam)
+31 20 280 7900

For APAC (Singapore)
+65 6592-6978