About Us

Nail Petroleum is a start-up company with a geographic focus on Germany and Denmark.

Why the focus on those two countries?

Together they form a niche area in the prolific North Sea Basin

  • Lower Competition compared to UK and Norway;
  • Germany and Denmark together have a substantial deal flow;
  • Asset transfer less driven by auctions;
  • A shorter way to exclusivity;
  • Personal relationships key to unlock value;
  • Rheinland vs. AngloSaxon way of doing business;
  • Relatively more trust and a long term relationship.

Similar Geology

  • Southern Gas Basin and Central Graben are part of the North Sea Basin;
  • Technical leverage from UK & Norway knowledge.


  • Commercial leverage from UK & Norway knowledge;
  • It is easier to put together a team that makes a difference.