Trey Tickner is a Research Associate at Akre Capital Management. Previously, he was a Senior Associate at Norwest Equity Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, where he oversaw existing portfolio company investments and evaluated new investment opportunities. Prior to Norwest Equity Partners, Trey was in the Diversified Industries Investment Banking Group at JP Morgan. Trey graduated Magna Cum Laude from Washington and Lee University with a B.S. with Special Attainments in Commerce in Business & Accounting.