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Global Leader in Oil and Gas M&A

Scotia Waterous provides clients with a complete and seamless solution for oil and gas M&A advice and financing. In-depth knowledge of the oil and gas sector and comprehensive technical understanding of oil and gas assets on a worldwide basis have distinguished the firm as a global leader in the oil and gas M&A business.

Market Intelligence

Since the formation of Scotia Waterous in 2005, our team has completed over $150 billion worth of transactions in virtually every major basin worldwide. Our high level of deal flow enables our firm to provide clients with outstanding and timely market intelligence. The firm has demonstrated its capability to deliver superior advice and execution through its long list of successfully executed M&A mandates.

Global Reach

Scotia Waterous’ reach spans the globe with over 100 employees in a network of offices in Calgary, Houston, Denver, London and Hong Kong. This network is further enhanced by Scotiabank’s global presence and reputation. The firm’s far-reaching expertise has made it possible to represent most of the largest oil and gas companies in the world.

Specialized Oil and Gas Team

Our team is comprised of a specialized group of finance and technical professionals focusing on M&A advisory services in the oil and gas sector. The technical team, made up of 40+ members, has extensive reservoir engineering and geosciences experience in oil and gas basins around the world. The team’s broad collective knowledge enables it to deliver comprehensive technical analysis of client assets and high quality technical presentations to potential buyers.

Our specialized oil and gas M&A expertise allows our team to creatively structure and execute the right transaction for each client. The firm’s primary objective is to provide exceptional service while meeting the highest standards of integrity. This client relationship philosophy and unwavering commitment to client success have led to an impressive history of providing M&A services to clients around the globe.