Anna Tye is a Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Technology. Ms. Tye has experience in buyout and growth equity investments in enterprise software, financial technology, and tech-enabled services businesses. She is based in Washington, D.C.
Since joining Carlyle in 2009, Ms. Tye has led or been a key contributor to Carlyle’s investments in YipitData, Abrigo, Tribute Technology, Dealogic plc (acquired by ION), ION Group, OpenLink Financial (acquired by H&F), Workforce Logiq (acquired by PRO Unlimited), and Canoe Intelligence. Ms. Tye also assisted with Carlyle’s earlier investments in SS&C Technologies (ticker: SSNC), Open Solutions (acquired by Fiserv), and CPU Technology (acquired by Boeing).
Prior to joining Carlyle, Ms. Tye was with Arcapita in Atlanta as well as with Copper Arch Capital and Morgan Stanley in New York, where she focused on technology companies.
Ms. Tye is currently a member of the boards of YipitData, Abrigo, and Tribute Technology and is a board observer at PRO Unlimited. Previously she was on the boards at Dealogic and Workforce Logiq and a board observer at ION and OpenLink.
Ms. Tye received an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and both a BS in economics and a BA in Spanish from Duke University.