Andrew C. Ballard

Occupation: Business Person

Position: Founder, Managing Partner

Company: Figtree Partners,

Industry: Financial Services, Private equity

Country: United States

Mr. Ballard is the founder and managing partner of Figtree Partners, an investment firm focused on digital media. He is also a senior advisor to Hellman & Friedman, where he was previously a managing director. He is a Director of Catalina Marketing Corporation, and Internet Brands, Inc. He also serves as a trustee of the San Francisco Foundation since 2008.

Mr. Ballard was formerly a Director of Activant Solutions, Inc., DoubleClick Inc., Vertafore, Inc., and Getty Images, Inc., and was active in the Firm's investment in Intergraph Corporation.

Prior to joining Hellman & Friedman in 2004, Mr. Ballard spent seven years with Bain Capital in San Francisco and Boston.

Mr. Ballard graduated cum laude from Harvard College and earned an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Recently Added Profiles

Born: Trinidad & Tobago Occupation: Businessperson; Position: Head, Diversity & Inclusion; Company: Asana; Industry: Computer Software; …

Occupation: Businessperson; Position: Senior Vice President of Core Markets; Company: PayPal Holdings, Inc.; Industry: Financial Services; …

Occupation: Businessperson; Position: CEO; Company: Avisare Corp.; Industry: Computer Software; Residence: United States; Nationality: American

Occupation: Businessperson; Position: President of U.S. Operations ; Company: UPS; Industry: Transportation, Automotive Technology; Residence:…

Aicha Evans

Born: 1969, Senegal; Occupation: Businessperson; Position: CEO; Company: Zoox Inc.; Industry: Transportation, Automotive Technology; …

Latest Articles

Vista Equity Partners Logo

On Thursday, October 31, 2018, Vista Equity Partners announced it would be selling Marketo to Adobe for $4.75 billion, vindicating a strategy that…

Debra Lee

Debra Lee is stepping down from her post as CEO and chairman at the Viacom-owned cable network. Lee's last day at the company will be Monday, May 28.…

Pamela Thomas-Graham

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. has announced that it has expanded its Board of Directors with the appointment of Ms. Pamela Thomas-Graham as a…

Edith Cooper

Slack had added Edith Cooper, who resigned last year as the Global Head of Human Capital Management at Goldman Sachs, to its board of directors. 

Ms.…

Kenneth Chenault

Ken Chenault to join General Catalyst as chairman and a managing director, making him one of the most powerful venture capitalists.

Mr. Chenault…