Ward Van Hoecke

Ward Van Hoecke
Bain & Company

 has 17 years of consulting experience is an expert in Bain’s Private Equity and Technology practices. He also advises clients in the Advanced Manufacturing & Services sphere.

Throughout his tenure at Bain, Ward has led over 300 commercial and operational diligence efforts, as well as deal generation and screening efforts for financial investors. Within technology, he is one of the leaders in Bain’s tech software practice and advises clients across different growth stages, supporting investors across growth equity, LBO and public market investments in tech.  

He has held several leadership at Bain and currently leads Bain’s Private Equity ringfence in Los Angeles.  He is a recipient of the firm's global Bright-Dix award for excellence in professional development and leadership.

Prior to joining Bain’s Los Angeles office in 2012, Ward worked at Bain’s Silicon Valley and Chicago offices. He holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and an MSc from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in his home country, Belgium.