OKLAHOMA CITY, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Energy – NonOp, LLC (AENO), an affiliate of American Energy Partners, LP (AEP-LP), announced today that it has raised up to $500 million in equity commitments to pursue a business plan focused on the acquisition of non-operated working interests in various onshore basins in the U.S. Headquartered in Oklahoma City, AENO and AEP-LP are led by their founder, Chairman and CEO Aubrey K. McClendon.
AENO's exclusive private equity investor is Houston-based The Energy & Minerals Group (EMG), additional equity was provided by AENO management. EMG manages a family of funds that invest in the energy and minerals sectors and have over $8.2 billion of assets under management. EMG's majority owner and founder, Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer is John T. Raymond, who has more than 20 years of industry experience.
AENO's General Manager is John-Mark Beaver. Submittals of non-operated producing or non-producing leasehold and drilling opportunities should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals who possess expertise in oil and natural gas property acquisitions in the disciplines of reservoir engineering, land, minerals, finance, geoscience and legal should submit resumes to email@example.com.
Commercial Law Group and Baker Botts provided legal representation to AENO and EMG, respectively.
About American Energy Partners, LP:
American Energy Partners, LP was founded by Aubrey K. McClendon in April 2013 to capitalize on opportunities available in unconventional resource plays onshore in the U.S. For additional information, please visit www.americanenergypartners.com.
About The Energy & Minerals Group:
The Energy & Minerals Group is the management company for a series of specialized private equity funds. EMG focuses on investing across various facets of the global natural resource industry including the upstream and midstream segments of the energy complex. EMG has approximately $8.2 billion of total investor commitments (including co-investments) with approximately $5.0 billion allocated across the energy sector since inception. EMG is wholly owned by the management team of EMG. For additional information, please visit www.emgtx.com.
SOURCE American Energy Partners, LP (AEP-LP)