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Shannon Bracken

Senior Associate | Vista Equity Partners | Chicago

Shannon Bracken joined Vista Equity Partners in 2015. Ms. Bracken currently works with the firm’s investments in EagleView, Gather, Lithium, and Marketo. She was also actively involved in the firm’s investments in Misys and Vivid Seats.

Prior to joining Vista, Ms. Bracken worked at Perella Weinberg Partners in the Restructuring and General Mergers and Acquisitions group. While at Perella Weinberg, Ms. Bracken worked in verticals including gaming, retail, financial services, and energy, among others. These projects included debtor and creditor side restructurings, mergers, acquisitions, and other strategic advisory initiatives. Before her time with Perella Weinberg, Ms. Bracken worked at CIBC World Markets in capital markets. Prior to CIBC World Markets, Ms. Bracken worked at RBC Capital Markets.



B.A. in Government, Dartmouth College

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