Lynn Polakoff Baine

Managing Partner
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With more than 25 year career in financial services, Lynn Polakoff Baine joined NPI in early 2015 to direct NPI’s investor relations and capital markets efforts. Lynn began her finance career in 1979 at Morgan Stanley & Co. prior to earning her MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Lynn went on to become one of the top producing professionals at First Boston and Greenwich Capital for the next fifteen years specializing in mortgage and real estate backed securities. Most recently, Lynn has been a Managing Director at Golden Seeds and a General Partner in Golden Seeds Fund group which invests in early stage, gender diverse enterprises.

She was responsible for both investor relations for the Golden Seeds funds and corporate development and business partnerships for the Golden Seeds portfolio companies. Boards include HitFix Advisory Board, Fifth.Free Advisory Board, Franklin & Marshall Alumni Board (where she obtained her BA (cum laude)), and Bryam Hills Foundation Board. Lynn received an MBA from Stanford University and received the Stanford Associates Alumni Award.