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Karen Simeone Joins HarbourVest’s Credit Team to Broaden Capabilities in Private Credit Investing

BOSTON – September 18, 2018 – HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, today announced that Karen Simeone has joined the firm as a Managing Director. Based in Boston, …

HarbourVest Receives Its Best-Ever ESG Results

As a signatory to the Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI), HarbourVest’s ESG efforts are measured annually in the key areas of Strategy & Governance, Indirect Investments, and Direct Investments. The …

HarbourVest Partners Hires James Athanasoulas as Managing Director, Expanding Private Credit Team

BOSTON – August 28, 2018 – HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, today announced that James (Jamie) Athanasoulas has joined the firm as a Managing Director. Based in …

HarbourVest Partners Selected to Participate in Canada’s Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative

Government of Canada, through the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), Supports the Creation of a New Canadian-Focused Venture Capital Fund of Funds BOSTON – July 12, 2018 – HarbourVest …

HarbourVest Vice President, Emily Archer Named a Rising Star of Private Equity 2018 by Financial News

Financial News recently announced its sixth annual list of 25 up-and-coming men and women under the age of 40 in the European private equity industry, which included HarbourVest’s Emily Archer. …

Managing Director Peter Wilson on the Private Equity Market and Investing in Technology

London-based Managing Director Peter Wilson shares his views on CNBC about the private equity market and investing in technology. Record $1.7 trillion ‘dry powder’ in private equity market: HarbourVest from …

Real Deals: Safe Harbour

HarbourVest executives John Toomey and Peter Wilson sit down with Real Deals and share their views on the benefits of institutionalization, the folly of trying to pick cycles and why …

HarbourVest Partners Closes HIPEP VIII Partnership Fund above Target

HarbourVest Partners HIPEP VIII was oversubscribed and closed at $1.7 billion Boston, MA – March 16, 2018 – HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, today announced the final …

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

March 1, 2018 – HarbourVest Partners, a global private markets asset manager, today announced its 2017 promotions, including six Managing Directors, six Principals and four Senior Vice Presidents. These promotions …

Managing Director Kathleen Bacon on the State of the Private Markets

London-based Managing Director Kathleen Bacon was interviewed by CNBC recently, where she shared her thoughts on the general state of the industry and what she views as private equity’s unique …