Chris Bierly

Partner, Bain & Company

Chris Bierly is a partner and director in the Boston office of Bain & Company. He has more than 30 years of management consulting experience, advising leaders across the private, public, and non-profit sectors on their most complex management challenges.

Chris has worked with clients across a number of industries, including private equity, education, media, consumer products, restaurants, and retail. He leads Bain’s Education, Music, and Restaurant practices.

Chris has a broad background in strategy development and performance improvement, and has particularly extensive experience working with private equity firms and their portfolio companies. Chris was formerly a vice president at Bain Capital and has continued at Bain & Company to advise corporate and private equity sponsors on a range of transactions and post-transaction business strategies. Chris also leads Bain’s North American associate consultant program.

Chris earned his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and his B.S. in Commerce, with distinction, from the University of Virginia. Chris currently serves as a Senior Adviser to Endeavor and on the board of The New Teacher Project and on The University of Virginia Arts Council.

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