Vista Equity Partners

Vista Equity Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investments in middle and large market management and leveraged buyouts, growth and acquisition financings, recapitalizations, restructurings, spinouts, divestitures, special situations, and going private transactions. The firm seeks to invest in specialty software products, enterprise software, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), B2B companies, data and technology enabled business services, and technology enabled information services. It also seeks to invest in technology-enabled companies which have a proven and defensible technology that can be leveraged to build new products, solutions, and services; mature companies in which opportunities exist to create value through embracing and leveraging technology; and new or existing companies which have developed proprietary technologies that address specific niche markets. It seeks to invest in North America and Europe. The firm typically invests between $5 million to $1 billion equity investment, between $20 million to $500 million sales Value, and between $25 million and $5 billion enterprise values.

Show more
TypeInvestor
HQAustin, TX, US
Founded2000
Size (employees)258 (est)+2%
Websitevistaequitypartners.com
Vista Equity Partners was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Austin, TX, US

Viewing summary data as a guest

Sign up for free to see all data

Key People/Management at Vista Equity Partners

Robert F. Smith

Robert F. Smith

Founder, Chairman and CEO
David A. Breach

David A. Breach

Chief Operating Officer & Chief Legal Officer
Alan Cline

Alan Cline

Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Endeavor Fund
David Flannery

David Flannery

Senior Managing Director, President of Vista Credit Partners
Burke Norton

Burke Norton

Senior Managing Director
Michael Fosnaugh

Michael Fosnaugh

Senior Managing Director, Co-Head of Flagship Fund
Show more

Vista Equity Partners Office Locations

Vista Equity Partners has offices in Austin, Chicago, New York, Oakland and in 2 other locations
Austin, TX, US (HQ)
401 Congress Ave #3100
Chicago, IL, US
180 N Stetson Ave Suite 3500
New York, NY, US
55 Hudson Yards
Oakland, CA, US
1111 Broadway, 1111 Broadway #1980
San Francisco, CA, US
Four Embarcadero Center, 4 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco
Singapore, SG
3 Temasek Ave
Show all (6)

Vista Equity Partners News and Updates

Vena raises $300 million from Vista Equity Partners

Financial planning startup Vena has raised $300 million CAD in Series C funding from Vista Equity Partners. The Series C round gives Vista a...

Vista Equity Partners Completes Acquisition of Pluralsight

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, April 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pluralsight, Inc., the technology workforce development company, today announced that Vista Equity Partners (“Vista”) has successfully completed its acquisition of Pluralsight for $22.50 per share. 

Warburg Pincus and Vista Equity Partners Close Infoblox Transaction

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Infoblox Inc., the leader in Secure Cloud-Managed Network Services, today announced the close of its investment from Warburg Pincus, with Vista Equity Partners ("Vista") continuing as an investor and equal partner. "As the modern...

Vista Equity Partners cofounder exits — BlackRock's direct indexing deal — Private-equity recruiting

Summary List PlacementHappy Saturday! On Thanksgiving afternoon, Vista Equity Partners dropped a press release announcing that the firm's No.2 exec, Brian Sheth, would be departing effective immediately. As Casey Sullivan and Dakin Campbell had previously reported, Vista founder Robert Smith and She…

Vista Equity Partners lost a $100 million pension-fund investment after Robert Smith's tax-evasion investigation came to light

Summary List Placement When Vista Equity Partners' founder Robert Smith admitted last month to years of evading taxes, one of the industry's big questions was whether Smith's admission would hurt the firm's fundraising efforts.  As one of the world's largest-private equity firms, Vista collects mon…

Inside Vista Equity Partners, where a top exec is negotiating a messy exit and questions over the future loom large

Summary List Placement Vista Equity Partners founder Robert Smith and president Brian Sheth are locked in negotiations over Sheth's exit from the private-equity firm after Smith's admission to years of tax evasion, according to people familiar with their relationship. The two have worked together a…
Show more

Vista Equity Partners Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Vista Equity Partners Blogs

Advanced acquires Tikit from BT Group Plc

The post Advanced acquires Tikit from BT Group Plc appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.

Restaurant and Hotel Management Platform Tripleseat Acquired by Vista Equity Partners

The post Restaurant and Hotel Management Platform Tripleseat Acquired by Vista Equity Partners appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.

Mindbody Acquires ZeeZor

The post Mindbody Acquires ZeeZor appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.

Datto Announces New Chief Financial Officer

The post Datto Announces New Chief Financial Officer appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.

Dispatch Names Patrick Burns CEO

The post Dispatch Names Patrick Burns CEO appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.

Mindbody Executive Recognized for Advancing Gender Equality in the Workplace

The post Mindbody Executive Recognized for Advancing Gender Equality in the Workplace appeared first on Vista Equity Partners.
Show more

Vista Equity Partners Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vista Equity Partners founded?

    Vista Equity Partners was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Vista Equity Partners key executives?

    Vista Equity Partners's key executives are Robert F. Smith, David A. Breach and Alan Cline.

  • How many employees does Vista Equity Partners have?

    Vista Equity Partners has 258 employees.

  • Who are Vista Equity Partners competitors?

    Competitors of Vista Equity Partners include TA Associates, Insight Venture Partners and Canyon Valor Companies.

  • Where is Vista Equity Partners headquarters?

    Vista Equity Partners headquarters is located at 401 Congress Ave #3100, Austin.

  • Where are Vista Equity Partners offices?

    Vista Equity Partners has offices in Austin, Chicago, New York, Oakland and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vista Equity Partners have?

    Vista Equity Partners has 6 offices.