Andy Ballard

Chair, Board of Trustees

Andy Ballard

Andy Ballard serves as chair of The San Francisco Foundation Board of Trustees and the Investment Committee. He 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 and Internet Brands, and was previously a director of Activant Solutions, DoubleClick, Getty Images, and Vertafore. Prior to joining Hellman & Friedman in 2004, he was employed by Bain Capital in San Francisco and Boston. Andy is on the board of Zignal Labs, a platform for digital media analytics. He graduated from Harvard College and earned an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Appointed in 2008.