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Heidi Deringer

Partner, Atlanta

Heidi Deringer is a partner in Bain & Company's Atlanta office. She is a leader in Bain's Financial Services and Performance Improvement practices. She has more than 20 years of consulting experience, working with client teams to develop actionable and sustainable results.

Heidi has extensive experience across financial sectors, including P&C insurance, life insurance/annuities, asset management, retail banking, payments and services provided to these industries. She has expertise in corporate and business unit transformations, operating model strategies, sustained cost transformation, business process redesign to deploy new technologies and agile methodology, and change management.

As a performance improvement expert, Heidi has worked with leading companies in insurance, payments and banking sectors and more broadly in retail and consumer products to identify and capture efficiency and effectiveness opportunities in their core operations, new product development, procurement, shared services and corporate overhead areas. She has also led the codification of Bain's experience and best practices in the areas of claims management, strategic sourcing and cross-functional procurement.

In addition, Heidi helped to establish the firm's Private Equity practice within the Atlanta office, leading efforts in both due diligence and portfolio strategy.

Outside of her consulting work, Heidi serves on Bain's Partner Promotion and Compensation committee.

Heidi earned an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she was designated a Baker Scholar. She is also a graduate of the University of Virginia, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Classics and English with Distinction as well as the undergraduate Distinguished Student Award.