|Essential Learning, 3/12|
|Intuit Real Estate Solutions, 1/10||$128M|
Vista Equity Partners is a private equity firm specializing in investments in management and leveraged buyouts, growth and acquisition financings, recapitalizations, restructurings, spinouts, divestitures, and going private transactions. The firm seeks to invest in software, Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), technology enabled business services, and technology enabled information services. It also seeks to invest in technology-enabled companies which have a proven and defensible technology that can be leveraged to build new products, solutions, and services; mature companies in which opportunities exist to create value through embracing and leveraging technology; and new or existing companies which have developed proprietary technologies that address specific niche markets. The firm seeks to acquire a majority stake in the portfolio companies. Vista Equity Partners was founded in 2000 and has offices in San Francisco, California; Chicago, Illinois; and Austin, Texas.