Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures
Matt Harris is co-founder and managing general partner of Village Ventures, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on media and financial services. Harris began his career at Bain Capital and went on to become the founding managing director of Berkshires Capital Investors. He is a member of the New York City Seed Advisory Board and chairman of the Williamstown Theatre Festival board. He was a founding board member and treasurer of Camp Starfish, a camp for troubled and disadvantaged youth outside Boston. He also sits on numerous corporate boards, including BankSimple, Bluetarp Financial, Consumer United, iSend, MetaMarkets, OnDeck Capital, TxVia and Vico Software. Harris will be joining Bain Capital Ventures in September 2012 as a managing director. He will open Bain's New York City office and will continue to focus on financial services investing. Harris is a graduate of Williams College.