Acquisition & Divestment

Gain a complete understanding of the environmental and technical risks associated with complex infrastructure investments including valuations, appraisals, technical advisory and independent and owner’s engineering services.


Industry experience that knows your business and how it operates is critical to completing a thorough and detailed due diligence process to enable fully informed decisions during a potential transaction or large capital investment. With decades of experience planning, investing, securing and optimizing assets in the critical infrastructure industry, 1898 & Co. has helped lenders, investors and operating companies evaluate potential transactions and investments. We are a unique blend of engineers and industry players who bring together business insights and leading technical capabilities.  

Whether you are acquiring assets, evaluating potential divestments or completing new construction, 1898 & Co. can bring a team of industry specialists and technology professionals that understands your industry, your challenges and your ecosystem. 

From environmental, social and governance (ESG) assessments to technical evaluations and economic reviews, we can support you throughout the transaction process. Our teams can go into the details, reviewing contracts to understand potential risks and see that vendors are meeting obligations, inspecting asset conditions and maintenance histories, evaluating cyber risks and mitigations, and identifying areas for improvement and synergies. We will help you make the right decisions and enable you to move forward with confidence. 

Our Services

Transaction Advisory

Our transaction advisory services are built on industry experience, technical knowledge and business acumen, designed to help you make practical decisions.

Meet the Team

  • Aaron Anderson

    Senior Managing Director | Generation Consulting

  • Martin Brandt

    Managing Director | Oil, Gas and Chemical Consulting

  • Kyle Haas

    Managing Director | Mountain Region

  • Jeff Kopp

    Senior Managing Director | Utility Consulting

  • Rick Mena

    Managing Director | Oil, Gas and Chemicals Consulting

  • Jennifer Willenbrock

    Director | Transaction Advisory | London