Nate Fick is CEO of Endgame, a leading computer security software company.
He is also an operating partner at Bessemer Venture Partners, where he works with
management teams to build durable businesses. Nate also writes and speaks
regularly on national security, corporate governance, and technology issues, and
his commentary has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post,
Bloomberg, CNBC, and CNN.
Before joining Endgame, Nate was CEO of the Center for a New American
Security, a national security research organization. He served as a Marine Corps
infantry and reconnaissance officer, including combat tours in Afghanistan and
Iraq. His book about that experience, One Bullet Away, was a New York Times
bestseller, a Washington Post “Best Book of the Year,” and one of the Military
Times’ “Best Military Books of the Decade.”
Nate graduated with high honors in Classics from Dartmouth College and holds an
MPA from the Harvard Kennedy School and MBA from the Harvard Business
School. He serves as a Trustee of Dartmouth, a member of the Military and
Veterans Advisory Council at JPMorgan Chase & Co, and on the Board of Directors
of Strayer, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA). He is a life member of the Council on Foreign
Relations and a 2017 Henry Crown Fellow with The Aspen Institute.