Lime Rock’s Saad Bargach and Rob Willings Contribute to New Book, Investing in the GCC Markets


Dubai, January 20, 2010 — Saad Bargach, a Managing Director of the Lime Rock Partners team, and Rob Willings, a Director of the team, have contributed a chapter on oil and gas investing in the GCC region to the Investing in the GCC Markets, a comprehensive discussion of investing in the region published by CPI Financial in January 2010.

Mr. Bargach and Mr. Willings, both longstanding veterans of the Lime Rock Partners team, lead Lime Rock’s Dubai office, which opened in 2009.  Their chapter discusses four key trends that have made the oil and gas business in the GCC region even more ideal for private market investors as of late.

To read their contribution in full, please click here.

For more information on Investing in the GCC Markets or to order the book, please click here.

Established in 1998, Lime Rock manages $3.9 billion of private capital for investment in the energy industry through Lime Rock Partners, investors of growth capital in energy companies worldwide, and Lime Rock Resources, acquirers and operators of oil and gas properties in the United States.   With $3.0 billion under management, Lime Rock Partners is a creative, value-adding, and long-term investor of growth capital in exploration and production, energy service, and oil service technology companies worldwide.  From four locations worldwide, the Lime Rock Partners team brings together a global network of relationships, deep interdisciplinary expertise in finance and energy company operations, and a strong track record of value creation.  For more information, please visit


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