Darren Acheson


Darren Acheson

Managing Director


Darren leads and manages Mill City Capital. He has led or co-led Mill City Fund investments in Union Tractor, Wholesale Produce Supply, Renaissance Power Systems, JMH International, Bonnetts Energy Corp, Horizon Hobby, Command Fishing and Pipe Recovery and Impact Confections. He currently serves as chairman of the board for Behrens, Bonnetts Energy, JMH International, Impact Confections and Wholesale Produce Supply. He also serves on the board of Command Fishing and Pipe Recovery, Union Tractor and Horizon Hobby.

He began his career at the investment bank, Piper Jaffray, where he spent his last six years as the Group Head for Consumer Investment Banking leading a team that built a leading national franchise. In 2003 Darren joined Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison, another private equity firm, before co-founding Mill City Capital.

In addition to his professional board responsibilities, Darren currently serves as a trustee for The Blake School and is a trustee emeritus of The Nature Conservancy and Wilderness Inquiry, both non-profit environmental organizations. He also played professional hockey in Europe.

Darren graduated from Yale University and earned an MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg Graduate School of Management.

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