Lauren W. Edwards



Lauren joined Housatonic in 2018 and is responsible for originating, evaluating and managing investments within business services and healthcare services.

Previously, Lauren was a Senior Associate at NextWorld Evergreen, a private equity firm providing growth capital to companies in the consumer and retail sectors, where she was responsible for all stages of the investment process and was active in portfolio company operating activity.  Prior to NextWorld Evergreen, Lauren was an Analyst at Barclays in Equity Capital Markets and the Social Innovation Fund.

Lauren is a Director of MaxiTransfers, Mobile Vascular Physicians, Veridic Solutions, Working Solutions and ZircoDATA.


Lauren holds a B.A. from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.