Tanner is our research and deal sourcing expert. He loves being on the front lines of what is happening in the market and building meaningful relationships with executives and investors alike. He prides himself on being a “super-connector,” matching people with opportunities across his network.
Tanner’s background is in investing, financial services, and team building. Most recently, he was responsible for building and managing research & business development strategies at Vista Equity Partners. Prior to Vista, Tanner worked at Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG), UBS Investment Bank, and Ferris, Baker Watts, Inc. Tanner has a B.S. in Industrial & Labor Relations from Cornell University.
Tanner’s first Build was a lemonade stand when he was six years old. His first PR win came when his near-unicorn business was covered as a feature story in a local magazine.