Strategies / Credit


As a financing partner to enterprise software, data, and technology-enabled businesses, we offer a variety of flexible credit solutions to both the private and broadly syndicated markets. Investing across the capital structure, we bring a solutions-oriented approach and strive for speed and certainty in our engagements. We work with independent and private capital-backed companies with leading enterprise software solutions. Our strategy is disciplined, yet flexible, allowing us to pursue investments across multiple sourcing channels to identify the best opportunities.


Since its formation in 2013, our credit investment strategy has deployed over
$5.2 billion and grown to over $2.8 billion
assets under management.


assets deployed


unique private equity partners


investments since inception

Unparalleled Industry Experience

Our senior leadership and investment team consist of experienced credit professionals who have spent their careers sourcing, underwriting, executing, and managing credit portfolios for market-leading institutions. Our approach leverages proprietary insights and deep relationships within enterprise software. We provide tailored capital solutions and bring additional resources and institutional knowledge to those we partner with.

Founder Direct Capital Solutions

Vista’s growing founder direct offering helps the founders of private, non-sponsor owned companies through a variety of credit solutions. This founder direct lending channel offers those seeking less dilutive growth capital the resources and expertise for continued investment in their business. Founders benefit from access to the Vista network and a depth of expertise born from our singular focus on enterprise software.

Headshot of Meltwater Founder and CEO Jorn Lyseggen

"The Vista team employed a solutions-oriented approach to the deal and provided speed and certainty to execute the financing in an expeditious manner. We are excited about our partnership with Vista, which will allow us to further invest in our products, adding value for our current customers and setting us up for expanded organic growth."

Jorn Lyseggen, Founder and CEO, Meltwater

Vista Credit Partners Announces $175 Million Global Recapitalization of Meltwater

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