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20 - 23 September 2021
InterContinental O2London

David A. Breach
President & Chief Operating Officer at Vista Equity Partners


David A. Breach is Vista Equity Partners’ President and Chief Operating Officer. He currently sits on Vista’s Executive Committee, the firm’s governing and decision-making body for matters affecting its overall management and strategic direction as well as the firm’s Private Equity Management and Vista’s Private Equity Funds’ Investment Committees. Mr. Breach also sits on the boards of Vista portfolio companies Datto (NYSE: MSP), EagleView, Jamf (NASDAQ: JAMF), Mediaocean, Ping Identity (NYSE: PING), Solera and Stats Perform.

Prior to joining Vista in 2014, Mr. Breach worked as a Senior Corporate Partner with the law firm Kirkland & Ellis, where his practice focused on the representation of private equity funds in all aspects of their business. While at Kirkland & Ellis, Mr. Breach was a member of its 15-person global executive management committee and was a founding partner of its San Francisco office. During Mr. Breach’s tenure, Kirkland’s Northern California practice grew to over 250 employees.

Vista Equity Partners is a global investment firm that exclusively invests in enterprise software, data and technology-enabled companies, through a range of strategies including private equity, permanent capital, credit and public equity.

Agenda Sessions

  • The rise of sector specialisation: overexposed or right where we want to be?