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Rod Aliabadi

Senior Vice President | Vista Equity Partners | Chicago

Rod Aliabadi joined Vista in 2008. Mr. Aliabadi sits on the boards of EAB, Integral Ad Science, Ping Identity, Numerator, and Quick Base and currently works with the firm’s investments in Forcepoint (formerly Raytheon | Websense) and Mediaocean. He was also involved in Vista’s investments in Aderant, BigMachines, Mitratech, Relias Learning, SirsiDynix, STATS, SumTotal, TIBCO, and Websense.

Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Aliabadi worked at the Stanford Genome Technology Center focusing on the development of nanotechnology-driven diagnostics. During his time at Stanford, Mr. Aliabadi became involved with the creation and spin-out of NextBio, a provider of SaaS-based products for integrating corporate and public data from sequencing and microarray technologies (acquired by Illumina in 2013).



B.E. in Biomedical Engineering, Vanderbilt University

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