Steve Pagliuca is Co-Chair of Bain Capital, a leading global private investment firm, with approximately $105 billion in assets under management. He also serves as the global head of Bain Capital Private Equity’s technology, media, and telecommunications vertical and financial services vertical.
Mr. Pagliuca founded Information Partners, a technology focused venture fund, in 1989 for Bain Capital. Over the last three decades he has played a leading role in a wide spectrum of prominent technology, media, telecommunications, financial services and healthcare businesses in which Bain Capital Private Equity has made investments.
Mr. Pagliuca received the Harvard Business School Association of Boston’s 2018 Business and Community Leader of the Year Award in recognition of his contributions to leadership and dedication and commitment to numerous nonprofits in Boston and beyond. For his fierce commitment to all children, dedicated leadership and generosity, in 2017 he was awarded the Voice of the Child Award from the Massachusetts Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children (MSPCC).
Mr. Pagliuca is a Managing General Partner and co-owner of the World Champion Boston Celtics. As a Managing Partner and Chairman of the Basketball Committee, he has focused on the development and improvement of the basketball operations. Mr. Pagliuca is also President of the Boston Celtics Shamrock Foundation. The Shamrock Fund helps children gain access to housing, healthcare and other services in partnership with local charities. He is also a Trustee of Bain Capital Children’s Charity.
Mr. Pagliuca is a member of the HBS Board of Dean’s Advisors, the Harvard University Board of Overseers’ Committee on University Resources (COUR), and the HBS Healthcare Initiative Advisory Board. He also serves on the MGH President’s Council and is a member of the Eisenhower Fellowships and Duke University Board of Trustees.