Marcia hooper, partner

Marcia Hooper currently serves as a Partner of Branch Venture Group, LLC, an angel investing group, focused on food startups, targeting food products, food technology, business services for food-related companies, ag-tech, and sustainability. She has over 29 years of venture investing experience having been a partner at Advent International and Ampersand Ventures Ventures. She also serves as a Senior Advisor to Bowside Capital, a private equity firm focusing in the small capitalization market. She has served as a Director of over 30 private and publicly listed companies. She began her career at IBM in marketing. Hooper received her Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and mathematics from Brown University. She also earned a Master of Arts degree in chemistry from Columbia University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.