Director, Human Capital
Mara leads all Human Capital and portfolio company recruiting efforts at Arrowroot, conducting operational due diligence and partnering with portfolio company leadership to drive operational excellence and accelerate the overall speed of execution in building high caliber teams and organizations. Additionally, Mara manages Arrowroot’s Executive Talent Network and continues to expand Arrowroot’s board members, advisors, and senior executive talent pool.
Mara has 15+ years of experience as a senior HR executive, in growth equity, management consulting, SaaS, product technology and financial services. She has worked as an internal HR lead, consultant and Operating Partner in hyper-growth, startup, mid-stage and large organizations, both private and public.
Prior to joining Arrowroot, Mara was the global VP of HR for Cayan LLC ($1.05 billion exit), a payment technology company focused on integrated SMB and enterprise solutions. Mara led HR at TA Associates for eight years, overseeing 100% increase in headcount and global expansion.
Mara is an attorney and a member of the Massachusetts Bar.
- Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
- Wheaton College, B.A., Political Science