Ted Pappendick currently serves as a Senior Advisor to Bain Capital, having retired in 2017 after more than two decades at the firm. Most recently Ted was the head of Bain Capital Public Equity (formerly Brookside Capital) which he helped found in 1996. Mr. Pappendick focused on investments in media, internet, telecom and healthcare. Previously, he worked in Bain Capital’s private equity business and spent several years at Bain & Company, where he consulted companies in the airline, financial, and consumer products industries. Mr. Pappendick is a member of Boston Children’s Hospital Board Research Committee, the Boston Children’s Hospital Trust Board, and co-chairs the hospital’s Venture Philanthropy Network. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University.