Chemain is a Partner at Humanity United, working on the Supply Chains & Forced Labor portfolio.
Prior to joining HU, Chemain worked as Founder and Managing Director of Sanan Private Equity (“SPE”), an early-to-mid stage investment fund established in 2008, focused on investing in disruptive technologies in the mobile, digital media, and healthcare technology industries. As a skilled board director, and finance executive, she utilizes her experience in the areas of venture capital investing, financial planning, contract negotiations and M&A strategy and execution to help portfolio companies’ scale rapidly and achieve a successful outcome for shareholders.
Prior to establishing SPE, Chemain was the Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Directors for Zavata, a healthcare revenue cycle management company, where she oversaw Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Strategy and Shared Services.
Chemain started her career as an Investment Banking Analyst with Thomas Weisel Partners, managing several public and private equity financings and M&A transactions. She is a graduate of Cornell University, with a bachelor of science degree in applied economics.