We know the story of the billionaire paying off student loans of an entire graduating class.
Instead, he specializes in emerging technologies.
Robert F. Smith runs Vista Equity, a private-equity firm evaluating and investing in what the firm calls software, data, and technology-enabled organizations led by world-class management teams.
He is the best tech investor that no one had ever heard of until this week.
Well, almost no one.
I have been tracking this stone-cold genius for years, because his fund is one of the top performers of all time.