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Alan Cline

Principal | Vista Equity Partners | Austin

Alan Cline originally joined Vista Equity Partners in 2001 and serves as Co-Head of the Vista Foundation Fund and sits on the Vista Foundation Funds’ Investment Committee. Mr. Cline currently sits on the boards of AGDATA, Autotask, Bullhorn, Kibo, Lone Wolf, Main Street Hub, NEWSCYCLE Solutions, and Social Solutions. He was also actively involved in Vista’s past investments in Accruent, BigMachines, MicroEdge, Mitratech, Relias Learning, SRC Software, and Aspect Communications.

Prior to rejoining Vista in 2008, Mr. Cline was a General Partner at Accretive, an innovative venture capital firm focused on high growth technology-enabled businesses. Prior to Vista, Mr. Cline co-founded and served as the General Manager of Fandango, an internet-based movie ticketing business, and worked at Goldman, Sachs & Co. in both the Mergers & Acquisitions and High Technology groups.



B.S. in Systems Engineering, University of Virginia, with distinction
M.B.A., Stanford University

Executive Assistant

Julie Champlin