Bain Capital Private Equity has built a global network of highly trained team members, most with consulting or operating experience, who are committed to partnering with management teams to help drive the success of our portfolio companies.  The strength and depth of our team allows the firm to pursue investments with great flexibility, moving aggressively into attractive opportunities and capitalizing on changes in the global economic landscape.

John Connaughton Managing Director Focus: Healthcare; Technology, Media & Telecommunications Boston


Mr. Connaughton joined Bain Capital in 1989. He has been a Managing Director since 1997. Prior to joining Bain Capital, Mr. Connaughton was a consultant at Bain & Company where he consulted in the medical, consumer products and business service industries.


Mr. Connaughton received an MBA from Harvard Business School where he was a Baker Scholar. He received a BS from the University of Virginia.