Louis Marchetti joined Vista Equity Partners in 2009 and serves as a Vice President in the Office of the President. In this role, Lou helps drive the firm’s deal origination efforts across the Flagship and Foundation Funds.
Prior to joining Vista, Lou worked as a generalist at Lehman Brothers Merchant Banking. He also worked at Boliven, a technology-based start-up with a focus on intellectual property.
Before his time with Boliven, Lou worked in the policy and strategy office of the U.S. Secretary of State, where he managed an $8 billion portfolio of U.S. investments and helped lead a restructuring of the $20 billion U.S. foreign aid investment program. Prior to that, Lou was an M&A focused investment banker at Morgan Joseph & Co. He is also a Term Member on the Council of Foreign Relations.
B.S. in Business Administration, University of North Carolina
M.B.A., Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania