KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 18 — Vista Equity Partners, the United States-based investment firm has opened Vista Consulting Group’s (VCG) in the Centennial Tower, Singapore.
VCG is the affiliated consulting arm of Vista, focused on enterprise software, data and technology-enabled businesses.
The new office will serve as the Asia headquarters for VCG, expanding Vista’s presence and providing additional operational support for Vista companies in the region and their almost 14,000 employees.
The office opening ceremony was attended by representatives from the Monetary Authority of Singapore and other strategic partners, executives from Vista portfolio companies and government and business leaders from across the region.
Vista founder, chairman and chief executive officer, Robert F. Smith said: “We are seeing immense growth of the business-to-business market in Asia, underpinned by an acceleration of investment in technology infrastructure and enterprise software.
“This transformation continues to create a significant commercial opportunity across our portfolio.”
As part of the announcement, Vista portfolio company Apptio, a software provider that fuels digital transformation, named Singapore as its Asia headquarters as it focuses on driving sales and other opportunities throughout the region.
Another Vista portfolio company, RDC also named Singapore its Asia headquarters.