Loren Hyde


Meet Loren Hyde

A founder of Kindred Partners, Loren has been conducting CEO and VP-level searches for mission-based Consumer companies (Internet, Services, Product and Media) since 1995. She also leads Kindred’s Human Resources Practice (Chief People Officer/CHRO, VP, People/HR and VP, Talent searches) across Kindred’s portfolio.

Loren is the Chair of Kindred’s Diversity committee, and helps lead our efforts to drive awareness and achievement of diversity goals within the most senior levels of the technology industry. We are proud that this effort has resulted in meaningful impact – in 2018, almost forty percent of Kindred’s hires were diversity placements.


Loren has helped to build the senior executive teams at portfolio companies including:

Prior to founding Kindred Partners, she was a Managing Director at Ramsey Beirne Associates where she helped to build the executive teams for companies including Amazon (IPO 1997), eBay (IPO 1998), Google (IPO 2004), and Tellme Networks (acquired by Microsoft in 2007).

Loren graduated from Boston College.