Hussar & Co. is focused exclusively on physical oil trading, energy development and supply. The firm seeks opportunistic investments in renewable energy but recognizes its path to a sustainable future requires a further building of its near-term conventional energy trading model.
We are seasoned in trade & finance and focused on solving complex energy trade and logistics-related energy opportunities.
We focus on serving North European markets form the Baltic through the Black Sea and across the Balkan Region of Southeast Europe.
Through a traditional merchant services model, we leverage our relationships in our home markets to find and invest in opportunistic transactions.
Hussar & Co. brings the necessary expertise in due diligence, valuation, and deal structuring on the capital it deploys.
We use our deep network to identify unique investment opportunities in the commodity and energy space. We generally like to work with partners that provide us with both market access and an established presence to execute strategies.
The original partners opened Hussar & Co.’s first offices in New York in 2010 in response to the global financial crisis, for finding new funding sources and investors for distressed assets. In its first five years, the group expanded its presence to 20 countries across the US, Europe, and Eurasia with a focus on agriculture, food and food security. In 2015, the firm relocated its physical presence to Europe (Budapest, HU) and added real estate advisory services for its principal investor, Starwood Capital Group.
In 2020, Hussar & Co. opened its global headquarters in Zug, Switzerland to pursue its trading and principal investment activities.
The founders named the firm Hussar & Co. after the light cavalry called Hussars. These elite mobile forces were adopted internationally by armies across the European continent in the 18th & 19th centuries.
Hussar & Co. is a team of highly effective professionals whose interest is to protect our firm, its partners and the investment strategies we pursue.