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Drew Tate

Senior Vice President | Vista Equity Partners | Austin

Drew Tate joined Vista Equity Partners in 2009. Mr. Tate currently sits on the boards of Advicent, Aptean, Four Winds Interactive, and Social Solutions. He was actively involved in the firm’s investments in Finastra, NAVEX Global, P2 Energy Solutions, Solera, Stats Perform, Sunquest Information Systems, The ACTIVE Network, Vivid Seats, and Zywave.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Tate worked in the Business Services & Technology group at Robert W. Baird & Co. in Chicago. While at Baird, Mr. Tate advised clients in verticals including software, communications, IT services, and human capital services, among others. These projects included mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, public and private equity financings, and other advisory activities.



B.S. in Business Administration, Concentration in Finance, University of Colorado, with high distinction

Executive Assistant

Karlie Willbern