Kepis & Pobe
Leading the energy transition to a lower-carbon world
Kepis & Pobe is a Canadian based private investment platform focusing on the renewable energy sector both as an investor and an advisor. The principals of Kepis & Pobe have financed and acted as executive management/directors for multiple public companies and start-ups. The firm leverages its global network to incubate early stage companies with exceptional prospectivity. Kepis & Pobe is an elite group of principals that have been instrumental in building businesses on the cutting edge of the energy transition.
Our Mission Statement
Build enduring relationships with investment partners and advisors
Understand and act on emerging macroeconomic and political trends on a global scale
Support the economy and lives of people local to our projects
Deliver exceptional investment returns
Kepis & Pobe was founded in 2001 to pursue building energy & technology businesses globally. Building on a number of successes, the firm has grown and refined a disciplined investment process that is international in scope and visionary in mandate.
Kepis & Pobe pairs opportunities with management talent and capital. The firm thrives on a strong geopolitical network and tested search process, arriving in regions of interest in advance of conventional players. The relationships and knowledge the firm develops in the process provide the foundation for uncommon risk-reward opportunities and returns.
Kepis & Pobe compliments its investment business by providing advisory services where we leverage our commercial acumen and relationships to help our clients to create bid tension and negotiate transformational transactions.
Kepis & Pobe places great emphasis on how environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) issues impact its business, its stakeholders and the communities in which they operate, and the world at large.
Kepis & Pobe targets investments on the bleeding edge of technology. Kepis & Pobe's investments respond to emerging global political and economic trends such as changes in resource supply and demand, regional stabilization, energy security dynamics, transportation developments and disruptive technologies.
The Kepis & Pobe team leverages its global network to execute on these opportunities. We promote the responsible development of renewable resources while pursuing sustainable and profitable growth through risk-balanced exploration, cost-efficient development, and high margin production.
Our Investment Areas:
Renewable Energy & Energy Transition
Clean Technology Innovation
Our Investment Process:
Build unique relationships in key areas globally
Identify and acquire promising assets in regions of emerging interest
Educate the marketplace to attract management talent and capital
Incubate a company with the asset, management and capital
Guide the investment to maturity and success over time
Instilling and enforcing ESG values throughout the company lifecycle
Kepis & Pobe specializes in bespoke advisory services. We achieve success through a consistent, carefully managed, and transparent process combined with our extensive network of high-level contacts with large energy players, infrastructure investors, sovereign wealth funds, and private equity sponsors.
Managing the divesture process to ensure maximum value takes experience and the ability to understand the many nuances of the negotiation and bidding process. This is where Kepis & Pobe excels. We welcome referrals and contact by prospective clients. We would be pleased to show you how we can help you achieve the best possible outcome through the transaction process.