Cayuse Partners
  • Supporting transformative innovations for a sustainable future.

    We provide patient, flexible, risk-tolerant capital at the earliest stages to support high-impact climate solutions.

  • Combining our family's focus on environmental sustainability with over 50 years experience across private equity investing, strategic advisory and general management.

    John Clifford

    John began his career as a Principal at strategic advisory firm The Parthenon Group (now EY-Parthenon) where he focused on investment due diligence for private equity clients. He then served as Senior Director and 3rd employee at consumer product company reBloom. John received a BA from Bowdoin College and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

    Chris Clifford

    Chris served as Managing Director of Berkshire Partners, a leading private investment firm with more than $16 billion in aggregate capital, from it’s founding to 2008. He subsequently has served as Senior Advisor to the firm. Before co-founding Berkshire, he was a Partner at Thomas H. Lee Company for 12 years. Chris received a BA from Colgate University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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