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Marcia J. Hooper

Senior Advisor

Ms. Hooper is a senior advisor at Bowside.  She has over 30 years of investing experience in the consumer, food, information services, internet and medical products industries.  She was formerly a partner at Castile Ventures, Advent International, Viking Capital and Ampersand Ventures/Paine Webber Ventures.  Ms. Hooper has extensive public and private company board experience and currently serves as a director of Alchemista, Crowdly, InstaViser and Iontera.

Ms. Hooper is chair of US Rowing, co-chair of the Board of Directors and the Investment Committee of the National Rowing Foundation, a managing director, member of the Board of Directors and co-chair of the Endowment Committee of the Head of the Charles Regatta, a member of the Presidential Advisory Council on Athletics of Brown University and co-president of the Board of Directors of the Brown University Sports Foundation.

Ms. Hooper earned a M.B.A. from the Harvard Graduate School of Business, a M.A. from Columbia University and a Sc.B. from Brown University.