Tristan Burns

Controller

Tristan joined Seidler Equity Partners in 2015 and is responsible for assisting in the financial management of the firm and its limited partnerships.

Prior Experience

Prior to joining SEP, Tristan was a senior associate at Ernst & Young LLP, where she focused primarily on tax compliance for private equity clients, and worked as an accounting manager at a start-up leasing company. She has over 10 years of diversified accounting, tax, and audit experience.

Education

Tristan graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Diego with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting. She is a Certified Public Accountant.

Outside of Work

Tristan is a Southern California native and enjoys biking on the beach, snowboarding in the local mountains, and taking road trips throughout the state. She is also an avid dog lover, usually having her two dogs in tow with her husband and their two kids. Tristan also volunteers at Wags and Walks, a local dog rescue center.