Fred Maynard joined HarbourVest in 1985 and served as a managing director through 2015. In January 2016, he became a Senior Advisor. Fred continues to provide input on secondary deals, special projects, and other HarbourVest matters. Fred is a member of the Board of Directors of Absolute Private Equity, an investment company formerly listed on the Swiss SIX Exchange, which HarbourVest-managed funds acquired in a 2011 tender offer.
His previous experience includes working as a loan officer in the National Division of Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company. He is a member of the Board of Trustees at Wesleyan University and the board of the Private Equity Center at the Tuck Center for Private Equity and Entrepreneurship at Dartmouth College.
Fred received a BA from Wesleyan University in 1980 and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College in 1985.