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.

Sean Doherty Managing Director Boston


Mr. Doherty joined Bain Capital in 2005 and is the General Counsel of the firm. Earlier in his career, Mr. Doherty worked at Ropes & Gray LLP and was a law clerk to a federal district judge in Boston. Prior to law school, he was a Lieutenant in the U.S. Navy, in which he served on a Middle East Force frigate from 1990-94.


Mr. Doherty received a JD magna cum laude from Harvard Law School and a BA magna cum laude from Harvard College.