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Jennifer Hayes

Partner, Atlanta

Jennifer Hayes is a partner in Bain & Company's Atlanta office. She is an expert in Bain's RetailConsumer Products and Strategy practices. 

Since joining Bain, Jen has worked on growth and transformational strategy work across a variety of industry segments including retail, auto, consumer products and hospitality. She has extensive experience in large scale multi-year retail transformations, with a focus on omnichannel retailing, customer journey redesign, store operations, digital transformation, sustainability and innovation.

Prior to joining Bain in 2001, Jen was an Associate at First Reserve Corporation, a Private Equity fund.

She earned an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business at the University of Virginia, where she received the Faculty Award for Academic Excellence and was a member of the Raven Society. She is also a graduate of Wellesley College, where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and English.

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