Bryan Koontz is the General Manager, Real Estate at Vast.
Prior to Vast, Bryan was Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Software Division of Tripos, Inc., a publicly-traded life sciences company, which was later acquired by Vector Capital, a San Francisco-based private equity firm.
Bryan previously held roles as vice president of marketing and vice president of corporate development at Tripos.
Prior to Tripos, Bryan was CEO of Optive Research, Inc., a software spinout from the University of Texas at Austin, which was acquired by Tripos, Inc.
Prior to co-founding Optive, Bryan was Co - Founder of Contextual, Inc., a venture-backed enterprise software company, and held various Sales and Product roles at Trilogy Software, Inc., based in Austin, TX.
Bryan holds a BS Degree from Penn State University.
MS Degree from MIT.