Bain Capital Ventures recruits Levin as partner

Bain Capital Ventures has named Adam Levin as a partner in Boston. Previously, Levin worked at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors in Los Angeles where he was a vice president in growth private equity.


BOSTON, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Bain Capital Ventures, a seed-to-growth stage investor focused on enterprise software and technology, today announced that it has hired Adam Levin to join the firm as a partner in Boston focused on growth stage investing. Levin will be responsible for identifying and cultivating investments in enterprise software and data services companies.

Adam most recently worked as a vice president in growth private equity at Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors in Los Angeles, where he focused on software-as-a-service and enterprise companies. While there, he led investments in DiCentral, Proficio, Azalea and Cryptzone (acquired by BC Partners) among others. Before Kayne Anderson, Adam was a venture associate at Crosslink Capital in San Francisco, where he sourced and worked on deals in ecommerce, fintech and software deals including Furry (acquired by Yahoo) and Personal Capital.

Adam previously gained operating experience as a business development manager for Meebo, a venture-backed advertising and mobile technology company (acquired by Google). Adam began his career as an investment banking analyst at Goldman Sachs in New York. He received his MBA from the Wharton School and a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Pennsylvania.

“We’re excited to add Adam to our investment team and welcome him back to the east coast,” said Mike Krupka, managing director of Bain Capital Ventures. “Adam brings a unique blend of capabilities, having served as a venture stage investor, growth stage investor and operator in a fast-growing startup. His experience across enterprise and SaaS markets will help us deepen our founder relationships in one of BCV’s strongest investment areas.”

“I’m thrilled to join such an incredible team with proven success in enterprise software and data-driven industries,” said Levin. “It’s an exciting time as every business function and vertical industry experiences disruption due to both new technologies and new business models. I look forward to helping the next generation of founders bring their visions to fruition.”

About Bain Capital Ventures
Bain Capital Ventures partners with disruptive founders to accelerate their ideas to market. The firm invests from seed to growth across cloud infrastructure, SaaS and data services, security, commerce, fintech and healthcare. Bain Capital Ventures has helped launch and commercialize more than 200 companies since 1984, including select investments in AvidXchange, DocuSign,, Kiva Systems, LinkedIn, Rapid7, SendGrid, SurveyMonkey, Taleo and TellApart. The firm has approximately $3.6 billion of assets under management with offices in San Francisco, New York and Boston. Follow the firm via LinkedIn or Twitter.

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