Ms. Chao joined Bain Capital in 2008. She is an Operating Partner and a member of the North American Private Equity team.
Prior to joining Bain Capital Private Equity, Ms. Chao was a Vice President at Del Monte Foods. She led the Strategic Planning & Business Development group and held positions in Marketing. Prior to Del Monte, Ms. Chao was a consultant at McKinsey & Company, where she primarily focused on the CPG and financial sectors.
Ms. Chao received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Yale University, where she double majored in chemical engineering and economics.