Ashutosh Agrawal

Managing Director

Ashu is a member of TA’s Core Investment and Portfolio Committees and helps lead TA’s investments in software and technology-enabled businesses primarily in North America.

Ashu has been an active private equity investor for over 20 years.

Career Highlights

  • Investment and board experience in application, infrastructure, security, and vertical-market software and systems companies
  • Expertise across transaction types including investments in founder-owned and run companies, public to private transactions, corporate divisional carve-outs and recapitalization of venture capital / private equity owned companies
  • Actively assisted portfolio companies with organic growth initiatives, accretive strategic acquisitions, material divestitures and capital markets financing / recapitalization transactions

Former Experience

  • Francisco Partners – Principal
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co. – Investment Banking


  • Harvard Business School – MBA with High Distinction (Baker Scholar)
  • Cornell University – MEng, Operations Research and Industrial Engineering
  • Cornell University – BS, summa cum laude, Computer Science

Board Representation


  • e-Emphasys
  • Edifecs
  • iCIMS
  • Idera
  • LeadVenture
  • Planview
  • Radiant Logic

Active Investor

  • Aptean
  • Flexera
  • LegalZoom


  • Aptean
  • Bomgar
  • Flexera
  • Maintenance Connection
  • Mitratech
  • Power Line Systems
  • Prometheus Group
  • Viewpoint
  • Prior to TA: EF Johnson Technologies, Grass Valley, Mincom, Primavera Systems and WatchGuard Technologies


  • Board of Trustees at Phillips Brooks School

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