As Boston-based TA Associates celebrates more than 50 years of investing, managing partner Ajit Nedungadi talks to Selin Bucak about how the firm’s unique investing style flourishes in Europe. TA Associates managing partner Ajit Nedungadi says that having a single fund keeps the partnership together as “it means everyone is working together because they all benefit from the same profit pool”.
TA Associates | Founded in 1968 and headquartered in Boston, the firm manages about $13 billion. Leadership: Brian Conway, chairman and managing partner; Ajit Nedungadi, managing partner.
TA Associates has acquired Global Software Inc. and Insightsoftware.com International, two enterprise resource planning (ERP) software developers, for undisclosed terms...TA has invested in several ERP companies over the years...read our Q&A with managing partner Ajit Nedungadi.
“You have to go out and make deals happen; they’re not going to occur on their own,” says TA Associates managing partner Ajit Nedungadi about the private equity firm’s focus on deal origination. Headquarterd in Boston, TA has invested about $20 billion in nearly 500 companies since the firm was founded 50 years ago in 1968.
Schiciano says that he and colleagues who focus on fintech, including London-based managing partner Ajit Nedungadi and managing director M. Roy Burns in Boston, are tracking trends in insuretech, regtech, distributed ledger technology, and payments.