Mr. Kufner joined Bain Capital Private Equity in 2020. Mr. Kufner is a Operating Partner focused on procurement excellence; driving cost reduction/productivity programs and building capabilities across our portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Bain Capital Private Equity, Mr. Kufner held Procurement, Supply Chain and Operational leadership roles at Owens Corning, Masonite International, First Solar and Fortune Brands over the last 20+ years. Key responsibilities have included; global sourcing/contracting, cost management, supplier development, working capital optimization, sales and operations planning and distribution/logistics performance.
Mr. Kufner has a Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Illonois Institute of Technology and an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management / Northwestern University.