Optilan Group Limited enter strategic venture with Blue Water Energy
17 July 2017
Optilan Group Limited enter strategic venture with Blue Water Energy

Optilan Group Limited are pleased to announce the arrangement of a strategic venture with Blue Water Energy Group (BWE), focusing on increasing and developing service offerings as well as driving the company presence on a global scale.  Founded in 2011, BWE is a leading global middle market energy specialist private equity firm based in London. The firm primarily targets investments in the reserves, upstream and midstream /downstream energy supply chain, while partnering with best-in-class management teams and utilising a network of seasoned investment and operating professionals.

Prior to BWE coming on board Optilan worked closely alongside NVM Private Equity, delivering business operations globally across various sectors. During the last three years, despite challenging and arduous times within the energy sector Optilan has gone from strength to strength and grown resolutely.

The company’s business operations have evolved since starting off as a communications and fibre optic specialist in 1990. Optilan’s portfolio has expanded and grown into a leading supplier of communications and security systems, providing design through to site commissioning and support solutions within the Oil and Gas, Transport, Telecommunication Networks and Utilities sectors to customers around the world.

Richard Buckland, Chief Executive Officer - Optilan said:

“Optilan have had an excellent relationship with NVM in taking the company forward and expanding into various territories. NVM have contributed tremendously to the growth of Optilan and it is pleasing to see our hard work and effort reflected in our strong business performance. As part of the next chapter in our growth strategy we are now looking forward to working in partnership with BWE in developing and innovating our core capabilities in servicing key market sectors, expanding into pivotal geographical regions and continuing to provide world-class integrated solutions.”

Optilan was founded in 1990, the company headquarters are based in the UK (Coventry) and have over 200 people employed in various roles and capacities globally. Optilan has an established presence in Russia, Azerbaijan, India, the Middle East (Abu Dhabi and Dubai) and Turkey.

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