Prior to co-founding Ballast Point Ventures in 2001, Drew spent six years at South Atlantic Venture Funds. Drew joined South Atlantic in 1995 and was a Principal and General Partner in South Atlantic Ventures Funds III and IV. He has invested in numerous private growth companies across several industries, including communications, software, health care and business services.
Drew began his private equity career with the Merchant Banking Division of Morgan Stanley & Co., Inc. in New York and also worked as a management consultant at the Parthenon Group in Boston.
He graduated from Princeton University with a bachelor's degree, magna cum laude, and from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration with an MBA, with Distinction.
Drew currently serves on the boards of directors of Lifestyle Family Fitness, QOL Medical and National Infusion Technologies and previously represented BPV at Optical Experts Manufacturing and Knology, Inc.