Contango Resources Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1986

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 205


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 14

  • Investments
  • 16

Contango Resources General Information


Contango Oil & Gas Co is an independent oil and natural gas company. It is engaged in the exploration, development, exploitation, and acquisition of crude oil and natural gas properties in the onshore Texas Gulf Coast, offshore properties in the shallow waters of the Gulf of Mexico, and other regions.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
MGPX Ventures, Mgpx Ventures Inc
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Energy Exploration
Other Industries
Energy Production
Parent Company
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • 111 East 5th Street
  • Suite 300
  • Houston, TX 76102
  • United States
+1 (713) 000-0000

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Contango Resources Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Contango Resources Comparisons

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Contango Resources Competitors (36)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Sabine Oil & Gas Formerly PE-Backed Houston, TX 000 00.00 000000&0 00.00
Warren Resources Private Equity-Backed Long Beach, CA 00 00000 000000000000 00000
Lilis Energy Formerly PE-Backed Fort Worth, TX 00 00000 000000000000
SandRidge Energy Formerly PE-Backed Oklahoma City, OK 000 0000 000000000 00 0000
Cenovus Energy Corporation Calgary, Canada 0000 000.00 000000000 00 000.00
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Contango Resources Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Wilkie Colyer Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
E. Grady Chief Financial Officer, Finance, Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting & Senior Vice President
Scott DuBois Chief Financial Officer & Senior Vice President
Chad Roller Ph.D Chief Technical Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Senior Vice President
Charles McLawhorn JD General Counsel, Legal & Secretary, Administration
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Contango Resources Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 000000 Contango Resources Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Contango Resources Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Contango Resources Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Contango Resources Investments & Acquisitions (16)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Crescent Energy Company 07-Dec-2021 0000000 00 Asset Management
Sunrise Oil & Gas Properties 01-Dec-2021 0000000000 Energy Exploration
ConocoPhillips (Conventional Gas Assets in Wyoming) 31-Aug-2021 000000000 0000 Other Energy 000000 00
Contango Oil & Gas (Oily, Low Decline Assets in the United States) 01-Feb-2021 000000000 0000 Buildings and Property 000000 00
Mid-Con Energy Partners 21-Jan-2021 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Energy Production 000000 00
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Contango Resources Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Mid-Con Energy Partners Energy Production Tulsa, OK 0000
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Contango Resources FAQs

  • When was Contango Resources founded?

    Contango Resources was founded in 1986.

  • Who is the CEO of Contango Resources?

    Wilkie Colyer is the CEO of Contango Resources.

  • Where is Contango Resources headquartered?

    Contango Resources is headquartered in Houston, TX.

  • What is the size of Contango Resources?

    Contango Resources has 205 total employees.

  • What industry is Contango Resources in?

    Contango Resources’s primary industry is Energy Exploration.

  • Is Contango Resources a private or public company?

    Contango Resources is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Contango Resources?

    The current valuation of Contango Resources is 00000.

  • What is Contango Resources’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Contango Resources is 000000.

  • How much funding has Contango Resources raised over time?

    Contango Resources has raised $225M.

  • Who are Contango Resources’s investors?

    AQR Capital Management, Ariel Investments, Barclays Global Investors, Blackrock Capital Investment Corporation BDC, and Bridgeway Capital are 5 of 25 investors who have invested in Contango Resources.

  • Who are Contango Resources’s competitors?

    Sabine Oil & Gas, Warren Resources, Lilis Energy, SandRidge Energy, and Cenovus Energy are some of the 36 competitors of Contango Resources.

  • When was Contango Resources acquired?

    Contango Resources was acquired on 07-Dec-2021.

  • Who acquired Contango Resources?

    Contango Resources was acquired by Crescent Energy Company.

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