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Nadeem Syed

Managing Director | Vista Equity Partners | Austin

Nadeem Syed joined Vista Equity Partners in 2018. Mr. Syed is a Managing Director focused on Vista’s Flagship Fund portfolio companies. He currently sits on the boards of Alegeus, Apptio, Datto, iCIMS, and PlanSource. Mr. Syed is also actively involved in Vista’s investment in Allvue Systems.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Syed was the Chief Executive Officer at Finastra (formerly Misys), a Vista portfolio company and the third largest financial services software company in the world. Before his time with Finastra, Mr. Syed was the Chief Operating Officer at SumTotal Systems, a former Vista portfolio company, where he led the company’s strategic initiatives overseeing services, support, engineering, product management, and cloud operations. Prior to SumTotal Systems, Mr. Syed spent 19 years in multiple senior leadership roles at Oracle.



B.S. in Production Engineering, University of Mumbai (formerly University of Bombay)
M.S., Industrial Engineering, Louisiana State University

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