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HarbourVest Partners Expands Senior Team with Promotions to Managing Director, Principal, and Senior Vice President 

March 5, 2024

Boston, MA – March 5, 2024 – HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, today announced its 2024 promotions, including five new Managing Directors, ten new Principals, and three Senior Vice Presidents. These promotions recognize team members whose expertise contributes to the success of HarbourVest and its clients across the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific. 

“Over the last five years, our team has more than doubled and our footprint has grown to 13 global offices,” said John Toomey, Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners. “This tremendous growth would not be possible without our team’s talent and determination, which drives success for our clients and our firm.”  

In addition to the Managing Directors, Principals and Senior Vice Presidents, this round of promotions also included 15 Vice Presidents. 

Promotions to Managing Director, Principal, and Senior Vice President included: 

MANAGING DIRECTORS
Matthew Cheng 
Lee Incandela 
Eric Senay 
Eric Simas 
Amy Unckless 
 

PRINCIPALS
Natasha Buckley 
Brendan Butler  
David Butts  
Holland Davis 
Michael Guiness 
Yassin Knocke  
Nick K. Winch
Sophia Maizel 
Stephen Mullin 
Emily Ren 

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENTS
Jeff Brewer 
James Miller 
Lyndy Stanway Marsh  

 For more information on the HarbourVest team, please visit:  https://www.harbourvest.com/about-us/team.

ABOUT HARBOURVEST
HarbourVest is an independent, global private markets firm with 40 years of experience and more than $117 billion of assets under management as of September 30, 2023. Our interwoven platform provides clients access to global primary funds, secondary transactions, direct co-investments, real assets and infrastructure, and private credit. Our strengths extend across strategies, enabled by our team of more than 1,150 employees, including more than 230 investment professionals across Asia, Europe, and the Americas. Across our private markets platform, our team has committed more than $58 billion to newly-formed funds, completed over $50 billion in secondary purchases, and invested over $37 billion in direct operating companies. We partner strategically and plan our offerings innovatively to provide our clients with access, insight, and global opportunities.

CONTACT

Andrew Hopkins
+1 617-348-8372
[email protected]

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