Clint Harris

Senior Advisor & Co-Founder

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Clint co-founded GSA in 1998 and is now a Senior Advisor to the firm.

Clint was a member of GSA’s Investment Committee and was involved in investments across all sectors and geographies.. Prior to GSA, Clint was a co-founder and Managing Director of Advent International. During his 14 years with the firm, Advent grew to become one of the world’s largest private equity firms operating both in the U.S. and internationally. Clint served on Advent’s investment committee which was responsible for more than 250 transactions during his tenure. He also designed and raised more than $800 million in capital for a broad range of dedicated investment programs for both corporate and institutional investors. Prior to Advent, Clint was a management consultant and Partner with Bain & Company for seven years, where he helped establish Bain’s Japanese practice and opened Bain’s first office in Germany, and served as a naval officer on nuclear submarines for five years.

AB, Engineering, Dartmouth College
MBA, Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar)