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Bret Bolin

Managing Director | Vista Equity Partners | Austin

Bret Bolin joined Vista Equity Partners in 2016. He currently sits on the boards of Advanced, Allocate, Four Winds Interactive, Granicus, LogicMonitor, Naviga, Regulatory DataCorp, and Tomia. He was actively involved in the firm’s investment in Trintech.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Bolin was on the boards of Unit 4, KMD, and eFront. Prior to this, he was the Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Misys from 2012-2014, a Vista portfolio company, which is a leading provider of banking, capital markets, investment management, and risk solutions to financial institutions around the world, based in London. Under his leadership, Misys successfully consolidated the operations of Turaz (formerly Thomson Reuters Treasury and Risk Management division) and commenced a strong path to industry leading growth and profitability.

Prior to Misys, Mr. Bolin was the President and Chief Executive Officer of P2 Energy Solutions (formerly a Vista portfolio company), a provider of upstream oil and gas software and data solutions, Chief Financial Officer of Ventyx (formerly a Vista portfolio company), a leading business solution provider to the Energy, Utilities, and Telecommunications sector, and Chief Financial Officer of SourceNet Solutions (formerly a Vista portfolio company), a provider of comprehensive business process outsourcing solutions for finance and accounting operations.



B.B.A. in Finance, Texas Tech University

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