Build the business


Verus Petroleum is an independent oil and gas company. We are proud to be part of the future in the North Sea.


We have a solid capital base to support our future growth through substantial investment in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS). Over the next couple of years we will build a high quality, sustainable business.

We look forward to developing strong relationships with partner organisations and future employees.

We are a growing exploration and production company focused on the UKCS with a strong commercial and technical track record.

OUR VISION AND VALUES

Vision

To create a quality, high value, sustainable oil and gas business in the UKCS through smart deal making, innovative development and efficient production.

Our Values

Our four core values define us, our organisation and everything we do.

Integrity

Safe place for the unvarnished truth and the relentless building of a business that withstands scrutiny from current and future stakeholders.

Teamwork

Create an environment where the power and contribution of all team members is recognised, harnessed and rewarded.

Empowerment

Delegation of decision making to the lowest practical level.

Energy

Passion, commitment and a belief in delivering the vision.

OUR HISTORY

2005

Founded as Silverstone Energy Limited.

2010

Silverstone Energy Limited and Bridge Energy AS became subsidiaries of the holding company Bridge Energy ASA. Silverstone renamed Bridge Energy UK Limited.
Bridge Energy ASA listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange.

2011

Secondary listing on London AIM.

2013

Spike Exploration Holding AS with HitecVision backing completed offer to acquire all outstanding shares in Bridge Energy ASA and delisted shares from the Oslo Stock Exchange and London AIM.
UK entity carved out to create new independent business Bridge Energy Holding Limited, wholly owned by HitecVision.

2014

Business renamed Verus Petroleum.