Brian is the President of Vista Equity Partners. Brian sits on the boards of Accruent, Brainware, MRI Software, SirsiDynix, SumTotal Systems, Sunquest, Surgical Information Systems, and Zywave. He was involved in the sale of SourceNet Solutions to Mellon Financial, the sale of Aspect Communications to Concerto Software, SER’s sale of its Synergy Division to Jack Henry, the sale of SER Solutions to the Gores Group, the spinout of Brainware from SER, the sale of Applied Systems to Bain Capital, and the sale of Ventyx to ABB.
Prior to joining Vista, Brian worked at Bain Capital, where he focused on leveraged buyouts of technology companies. Brian also previously worked in the Mergers and Acquisitions Groups at Goldman, Sachs & Co. and Deutsche Morgan Grenfell, where he advised clients in a variety of industries, including software, hardware, semiconductors, and online media.
In addition to his responsibilities at Vista, Brian is also a Director of Waterfall Mobile and Global Wildlife Conservation.