Our Team

Christopher Pietersen - Senior Vice President of Investor Relations

Chris joined Vista Equity Partners in December 2015. He is responsible for marketing and relationship management with existing and prospective investors across the Vista platform, with a dedicated focus on Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Prior to Vista, Chris was responsible for Middle East investor coverage for Bain Capital, as well as leading capital raising and co-investment for EMEA for First Reserve, the global energy investment manager. Prior to that, he was responsible for working with General Partners across Private Equity and Real Assets at UBS Investment Bank, in both London and New York respectively. Previously, Chris was a principal investor with General Atlantic.


B.A. Political Economy, Murphy Institute, Tulane University


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