Vista Equity Partners
Chief Technology Officer, Product & Technology Practice
Fareed Adib is recognized as a global leader in the development and implementation of innovative software and technology products for businesses and organizations. Mr. Adib is an expert at identifying and building solutions that unlock value for organizations of all sizes and across various sectors.
As Chief Technology Officer at Vista, Mr. Adib is responsible for leading Vista’s Product and Technology Practice, with a focus on deploying proven best practices across Vista’s portfolio of companies as well as providing strategic and operational product and technology support to the entire Vista organization. He leads firm-wide and portfolio-wide efforts around diligence, product management, product development, cybersecurity, cloud development and artificial intelligence and machine learning. Additionally, Mr. Adib identifies and leads engagements with technology partners that contribute to the consistent innovation and strategic direction of the portfolio.
Prior to joining Vista, Mr. Adib served as the Global Director of Business Development and Partnerships for Google where he led all product partnership, marketing, business negotiations and strategy on new mobile initiatives and strategic partnerships. He was Chief Product and Innovation Officer and Executive Vice President for SoftBank Group International. He has served on the board of directors for a number of technology companies, and currently is a board member for Upside Travel. He also leads Vista’s partnership and effort with Code.org, providing access to coding skills for thousands of young people across the U.S.
Mr. Adib received his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Missouri and his M.B.A from the University of Chicago.More About ISC