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Bloomberg Deals: Vista’s Rachel Arnold Shifts Her Portfolio Mindset

Rachel Arnold shares insights on Vista’s Endeavor Funds, the need to spot the next generation of CEOs early and developing programs that support the development of women through every stage of their career.

March 08, 2023

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Vista Exchange: February 2023 Review

In February, Vista’s credit platform announced two investments, and companies in our private equity and permanent capital portfolio received recognition for their outstanding growth and leadership. We also held our annual CEO Summit and celebrated Black History Month as a Firm.

March 07, 2023


GrowthCap: Vista Among The Top 25 Growth Equity Firms of 2022

Vista Equity Partners was listed among GrowthCap's Top 25 Growth Equity Firms of 2022. In naming Vista for the second year in a row, GrowthCap recognized the Firm’s ability to consistently identify investment opportunities, create value for portfolio companies, retain talent and optimize outcomes for all stakeholders involved.

The 2022 GrowthCap’s Top 25 Growth Equity Firms recognition is an annual recognition that was presented 03/2023, which included a participation fee for consideration.

March 01, 2023


Private Equity International: Vista Equity Partners Wins Deal of the Year, North America for Citrix

Vista Equity Partners and Elliott Investment Management take home the award for North American Deal of the Year for the firms’ acquisition of cloud computing company Citrix, which completed in September.

The 2022 PEI North America Deal of the Year recognition is an annual recognition that was presented 03/2023.

March 01, 2023


PE Hub: Vista’s Michael Fosnaugh Discusses Acquisition of KnowBe4

Michael Fosnaugh, Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Flagship Fund, spoke to PE Hub about the KnowBe4 transaction and cybersecurity investing in general.

February 10, 2023


Bloomberg: Vista Equity Taps Martin Taylor As Foundation Fund’s New Co-Head

Martin Taylor will transition to Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Foundation Fund. He will work alongside existing Co-Head Patrick Severson after most recently serving as Managing Director and President of OneVista.

February 07, 2023

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Vista Exchange: January 2023 Review

2023 started strong, with Vista announcing the take-private of Duck Creek Technologies, the sale of Zapproved and add-on acquisitions for companies in the Flagship and Foundation portfolios. We were also pleased to celebrate recognitions for our team members and portfolio companies.

February 07, 2023


New Private Markets: Khalida Ali Quoted On Vista’s Approach to Portfolio-level Diversity

Vista’s Vice President of Diversity & Inclusion, Khalida Ali, spoke with New Private Markets on DE&I strategy and targets for portfolio companies to set them up for success beyond the ownership period.

February 01, 2023


Fortune: Robert F. Smith on Why Asset Managers Could Be the Unlikely Heroes Who Drive Impact

Robert F. Smith comments on specific steps to drive change within organizations, including establishing Conscious Inclusion programs, expanding board diversity and measuring outcomes.

January 24, 2023


Between Now and Success Podcast: A Guide to Private Equity and Enterprise Software Opportunities With Vista’s Michael Fosnaugh

Michael Fosnaugh, Senior Managing Director and Co-Head of the Flagship Fund, spoke with Steve Sanduski from the Between Now and Success podcast on how his team analyzes and invests in the B2B software market.

January 20, 2023

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