Hythem T. El‑Nazer

Managing Director

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

Hythem is a member of TA's Management, Core Investment and Portfolio Committees and is co-head of TA’s North America Technology Group. He has more than 20 years of experience working with and investing in some of the leading technology companies in the world. Since joining TA in 2004, Hythem has been involved in more than 20 investments totaling more than $25 billion in enterprise value. These investments have been in North America, Europe, India and the Middle East. He has deep domain expertise across both application and infrastructure software businesses. Hythem 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 almost 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


  • Aptean
  • DigiCert
  • Gamma Technologies
  • Idera
  • insightsoftware
  • Mitratech
  • MRI Software
  • Netsmart Technologies
  • PDI


  • AboveNet
  • Accruent
  • Aicent
  • Answers
  • Bomgar
  • Idea Cellular
  • MetroPCS Communications
  • MicroSeismic


  • Member of Board of Overseers, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Board Member, Private Equity Advisory Board, Columbia University Business School
  • Vice Chairman of the Board, Egyptian-American Enterprise Fund
  • Member of President’s Leadership Council, Brown University

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