Our Team

Drew Tate - Vice President

Drew joined Vista Equity Partners in 2009.  Drew currently works with the firm's investments in The Active Network, Advicent and Solera, and sits on the boards of NAVEX, STATS and Vivid Seats.  He was actively involved in Vista’s investments in Sunquest Information Systems, P2 Energy Solutions, and Zywave.

Prior to joining Vista, Drew worked in the Business Services & Technology Group at Robert W. Baird & Co. in Chicago. While at Baird, Drew 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


Amy Vellanoweth
(512) 730-2430