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Merritt Hummer

  • Partner
  • New York City

Merritt Hummer focuses on growth equity investments in the fintech, proptech and commerce tech, including B2B marketplaces. Merritt is involved in all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, due diligence, transaction execution and portfolio company support.

Merritt joined Bain Capital Ventures in 2018. She focuses on growth equity investments in fintech, proptech, and commerce tech, including B2B marketplaces. Merritt is involved in all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, due diligence, transaction execution and portfolio company support.

Prior to joining Bain Capital Ventures, Merritt was a growth equity investor at Goldman Sachs. Merritt began her career as a management consultant at Bain & Company in New York. Outside of work, she sits on the operating board of Pursuit, a social impact organization that creates economic opportunity in the technology sector.

Merritt graduated cum laude from Princeton University with a Bachelor of Science in engineering, and from Harvard Business School, where she was a Baker Scholar.

Merritt grew up in Chicago, Illinois and is a lifelong Cubs fan. She lives in New York City with her husband and daughter.