Domino’s Names Tech Investor Andy Ballard to Board
ANN ARBOR – Domino's Pizza (NYSE:DPZ) announced this morning that it appointed Andy Ballard to its board of directors on July 15.
Ballard, 42, serves as the CEO and co-founder of Quad Analytix, a technology and data start-up and is the founder and managing partner of Figtree Partners, an investment firm focused on digital media. He is also the Vice Chairman of Zignal Labs, a digital media monitoring firm. Additionally, Ballard serves as a senior advisor at the private equity firm Hellman & Friedman, where he was previously a managing director. He has had previous board roles at Activant Solutions, Catalina Marketing, DoubleClick, Getty Images, Internet Brands, and Vertafore. Prior to joining Hellman & Friedman, he worked at Bain Capital in San Francisco and Boston, and Bain & Company.
David A. Brandon, Domino's chairman of the board said, "His expertise in the realm of technology, media and finance will be a tremendous resource to us as we push into new areas of digital consumer innovation. He brings important skills to our accomplished board."
Active in his community, Ballard is the Chair of the Board of Trustees and Chair of the Investment Committee of the San Francisco Foundation, a board member of I Have a Dream San Francisco, and is actively involved with Family Connections, a tuition free pre-school for under-served families.