Hythem T. El‑Nazer

Managing Director

Hythem is a member of TA’s Executive, Management, Core Investment and Portfolio Committees and is co-head of TA's North America Technology Group.

Hythem has more than 22 years of experience working with and investing in some of the leading technology companies in the world. Since joining TA in 2004, he has been involved in more than 20 platform investments. These investments have been in North America, Europe, India and the Middle East. Hythem focuses on investing in enterprise software and broader technology businesses. He has partnered with founders and management teams with an aim to accelerate organic growth and transform companies through strategic acquisitions.

Career Highlights

  • Sponsored more than 20 investments
  • Originated or enabled more than 100 add-on acquisitions for portfolio companies
  • Has been involved with four public companies
  • Investment experience spans software, communications, online, financial technology and HCIT

Former Experience

  • McKinsey & Company
  • Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette


  • Columbia Business School – MBA
  • Brown University – AB Economics
  • London School of Economics – General Course

Board Representation


  • Advantive
  • Appfire
  • Aptean
  • Gamma Technologies
  • Idera
  • insightsoftware
  • Lumivero
  • MRI Software
  • Netsmart Technologies
  • PDI
  • Revalize
  • Sovos


  • AboveNet
  • Accruent
  • Aicent
  • Answers
  • Bomgar
  • DigiCert
  • Idea Cellular
  • Ivanti
  • MetroPCS Communications
  • MicroSeismic
  • Mitratech


  • Board Member, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO)
  • Board Member, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Board of Overseers
  • Board Member, Private Equity Advisory Board, Columbia University Business School
  • Board Member and Vice Chairman, Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund
  • Board Member, President’s Leadership Council, Brown University
  • Board Member, The Fessenden School

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