Nicholas O. Thomas
Nick Thomas is the co-founder of the Meritage family of companies (I, II and III) and became Chairman and CEO of Meritage Midstream II in April 2020. Along with his leadership at Meritage, Nick also serves on the board of the GPA Midstream Association. Prior to April, Nick was the President of Meritage II and President and COO of Meritage II and III. In this role he oversaw the companies’ commercial, operational and technical efforts. Meritage III was focused on providing energy infrastructure solutions to producers in the Alberta Montney and was successfully sold to SemGroup/KKR in February 2019.
Nick served as Executive Vice President of Commercial for Meritage I, having ultimate responsibility for commercial development of the company’s Eagle Ford assets in South Texas. Meritage I was successfully sold to Howard Energy Partners in April 2012. Prior to Meritage, Nick held various senior leadership, commercial and technical positions at Arista Midstream Services, Cantera Natural Gas, Canyon Gas Resources, Western Gas Resources and Monsanto. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University.