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Vista Credit Partners Expands Direct Lending Business with New Appointment

Vista Equity Partners announced the appointment of Greg Galligan as Senior Managing Director at Vista Credit Partners. Mr. Galligan will be responsible for managing the direct lending business within Vista Credit Partners' multi-product credit platform, including helping to drive origination and underwriting efforts for both sponsor-backed and founder-led borrowers.

November 22, 2022


Accelya Names Sam Gilliland as Chief Executive Officer

Accelya, a leading global provider of technology solutions to the travel industry, announced the appointment of Sam Gilliland as its Chief Executive Officer. Gilliland joins the company’s seasoned executive team to lead Accelya through its next phase of growth.

November 14, 2022


iCIMS Names Brian Provost as Chief Executive Officer

iCIMS, a leading provider of cloud-based talent acquisition solutions, announced that Brian Provost will join as Chief Executive Officer. Provost, the former CEO of Ascentis, brings more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in rapid growth, Software-as-a-Service technology companies.

November 10, 2022


Manolis Kotzabasakis Named CEO at CentralSquare Technologies

CentralSquare Technologies, an industry leader in public sector technology, announced Manolis Kotzabasakis as its next CEO. Manolis will take the reins from current CEO David Zolet, who has navigated the company through the pandemic and set the course for further growth as a leading SaaS player in the government technology space.

October 27, 2022

Portfolio - Add-On

iCIMS Acquires SkillSurvey, a Pioneer in Skills Verification and Digital Reference Checking

iCIMS, the talent cloud company, announced the acquisition of SkillSurvey, a pioneer in skills verification and digital reference checking that helps more than 2,300 companies make the best possible talent decisions.

October 26, 2022

Portfolio - Add-On

Aptean Expands Capabilities for Wholesalers and Distributors in the UK Through Acquisition of Merlin Business Software Limited

Aptean, a global provider of mission-critical enterprise software solutions, announced the acquisition of Merlin Business Software Ltd., a provider of enterprise business solutions tailored to wholesalers and distributors, including those serving the industrial supply, building supply and food and beverage industries.

October 24, 2022

Transaction - Investment

Vista Equity Partners Completes Acquisition of Avalara

Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of tax compliance automation for businesses of all sizes, announced the completion of its acquisition by Vista Equity Partners, in partnership with institutional co-investors, for $93.50 per share in cash.

October 19, 2022

Transaction - Exit

Vista Equity Partners Exits Ping Identity

Vista Equity Partners, a leading global investment firm focused exclusively on enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses, announced it has exited its investment in Ping Identity, the intelligent identity solution for the enterprise and a Vista portfolio company since 2016, following the completion of the previously announced acquisition of the company for $2.8 billion total enterprise value.

October 18, 2022

Portfolio - Add-On

Granicus Acquires GovTech Innovator Rock Solid

Granicus, the global leader in customer experience technologies and services for government, announced the acquisition of Rock Solid Technologies, an innovative provider of citizen engagement solutions.

October 12, 2022

Transaction - Investment

KnowBe4 to be Acquired by Vista Equity Partners For $4.6 Billion

KnowBe4, Inc. (Nasdaq: KNBE), the provider of the world’s largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, announced it has entered a definitive agreement to be acquired by Vista Equity Partners in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately $4.6 billion on an equity value basis.

October 12, 2022

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