We Are Leading The Energy Transition

By leveraging our deep experience and resources, combined with unsurpassed commitment, Priority delivers financial and operational improvements to our clients as their trusted energy advisor.

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Troy Thacker

Troy Thacker co-founded Ara Partners in 2017, co-heads the firm alongside Charles Cherington, and is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee. Troy has been investing in or serving as Chief Executive Officer of sustainable, impact-oriented businesses for over 25 years. He has led over 30 private equity transactions spanning the 1990s to today in the environmental, industrial, software, renewable and conventional energy, and insurance industries. In addition, Troy spent eight years leading, growing, and building businesses in the recycling, environmental services, and safety industries, generating exceptional returns for investors.
Professional Experience, Education & Awards

Former President & CEO

Founding Partner


Former CEO