David Breach

David A. Breach joined our board of directors in October 2020. Mr. Breach is the President and Chief Operating Officer at leading global investment firm, Vista Equity Partners (Vista). Prior to joining Vista in 2014, David Breach worked as a Senior Corporate Partner at law firm Kirkland & Ellis, where he focused on the representation of private equity funds. He also was a member of a 15-person global executive management committee and a founding partner of Kirkland & Ellis’s San Francisco office. During his tenure, he grew the practice to over 250 employees and received numerous professional accolades, including being named “Law 360 MVP of the Year” for private equity in 2013, as well as a Chambers “Tier 1” rated lawyer for private equity mergers and acquisitions in 2011. Mr. Breach received a Bachelor of Business Administration in marketing from Eastern Michigan University and graduated magna cum laude with a Juris Doctorate from the University of Michigan Law School in 1994, where he also joined the Order of the Coif. Mr. Breach is currently a member of the State Bars of California, Illinois, and Michigan. He sits on the Advisory Board of Sponsors for Educational Opportunity and continues to remain active with the University of Michigan, contributing financially to scholarships at the law school. At Vista, he sits on the Executive Committee, Private Equity Management Committee and Private Equity Funds’ Investment Committee. We believe Mr. Breach’s extensive experience in the areas of corporate strategy, private equity and firm governance, as well as his experience on the boards of other companies, make him a valuable member of our board.