The Team

Key members

  • Richard K. MacWilliams
    • Co-Founder, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Chairman, BoardEx
    • Former EVP, Bridge Information Systems
  • W. Bryan Jennings
    • Chief Executive Officer, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Head of Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley
  • Ira P. Shapiro
    • Senior Advisor, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Head of ETF Product Development, BlackRock/iShares
  • John A. "Mac" McQuown
    • Co-Founder, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Founder, DCI
    • Co-Founder, Dimensional Fund Advisors
  • Michael A. Latham
    • Senior Advisor, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former President, iShares
  • Bruce D. Bolander
    • Chief Legal Officer, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Retired Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
  • Blake R. Grossman
    • Chairman, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Chief Executive Officer, Barclays Global Investors
  • David A. Lonergan
    • Chief Investment Officer, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Head of Securities Lending, BlackRock
  • Kathryn L. Wheadon
    • Senior Advisor, Vista Capital Advisors
    • Former Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Operations & Finance, DCI



Investors and partners

  • David G. Booth
    • Founder, Dimensional Fund Advisors
  • Paul J. Collins
    • Former Vice Chairman, Citigroup
    • Advisory Director, Welsh Carson
  • Dr. Robert C. Merton
    • Distinguished Professor of Finance, MIT
    • 1997 Nobel Prize Winner
  • Louis A. Simpson
    • Chairman and Managing Member, SQ Advisors
    • Former CEO of Capital Operations, GEICO
  • David G. Brown
    • Managing Partner, Oak Hill Venture Partners
  • David A. Coulter
    • Former Vice Chairman, Warburg Pincus
    • Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bank of America
  • Cantwell F. Muckenfuss III
    • Retired Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
    • Former Senior Deputy Comptroller, OCC
  • David J. Vitale
    • Chairman, Urban Partnership Bank
    • Former Chief Executive Officer, Chicago Board of Trade
  • Lewis W. Coleman
    • Former Vice Chairman, DreamWorks
    • Former Chairman, Northrop Grumman
  • J. Richard Fredericks
    • Founder, Main Management
    • Former US Ambassador to Switzerland
  • John S. Reed
    • Former Chairman, MIT Corporation
    • Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Citicorp
  • John S. Wadsworth, Jr.
    • Advisory Director, Morgan Stanley