"The Harvard Undergraduate Economics Association (HUEA) cordially invites you to attend a Fireside Chat with Tricia Glynn, Managing Director at Advent International.
Tricia Glynn joined Advent International in 2016 as a Managing Director focusing on buyouts and growth equity investments in the retail, consumer and leisure sector. Prior to Advent, Ms. Glynn spent 15 years investing across both Bain Capital Private Equity and the Private Equity Group of Goldman, Sachs & Co. She has closed transactions across the retail, healthcare, business services, real estate and media sectors both domestically and internationally.
Within Advent, Ms. Glynn leads investments in the Retail, Consumer and Leisure sector, and she invests globally. Her current directorships include First Watch, a farm-to-table brunch restaurant chain with over 350 domestic restaurants; Olaplex, a founder-led, efficacy and science-based hair care brand in which Ms. Glynn led the transaction for Advent; and SavageXFenty. In 2018, Ms. Glynn was involved in Advent’s acquisition of Walmart Brazil (now Grupo BIG), Brazil’s third-largest food retailer, in a corporate carve-out from Walmart Inc. Other Advent retail and consumer portfolio companies include Aimbridge Hospitality, Serta Simmons Bedding and Sovos Brands, comprising food brands noosa yoghurt, Michael Angelo's and Rao's Homemade. She serves on Advent’s Global Diversity and Inclusion Committee.
Ms. Glynn earned an AB in Biochemical Sciences cum laude from Harvard College and an MBA, with high distinction, as a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School."