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Patrick Severson

Managing Director | Vista Equity Partners | Austin

Patrick Severson joined Vista Equity Partners in 2013. Mr. Severson currently sits on the boards of AGDATA, Four Winds Interactive, Granicus, Kibo, PayLease, Regulatory DataCorp, Sonatype, Telarix, and Wrike and works with the firm’s investment in Trintech. He was also actively involved in the firm’s investments in Autotask, PeopleAdmin, and Return Path.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Severson worked as Partner at Warburg Pincus where he spent 12 years investing in and working with software companies at all stages from startup to buyout. Before his time with Warburg Pincus, Mr. Severson worked at Booz-Allen & Hamilton, where he was a Consultant. Prior to Booz-Allen, Mr. Severson worked at Price Waterhouse, where he focused on media and technology industries.



B.S. in Computer Science, Stanford University
M.B.A., Columbia University

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