About Us

We are focused on one thing - helping our companies build market leading positions

H.I.G. is a leading global private equity investment firm with $23 billion of equity capital under management.* We have offices in the U.S. (Miami, New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Atlanta), Europe (London, Hamburg, Luxembourg, Madrid, Milan and Paris), and South America (Bogotá, Mexico City and Rio de Janeiro). We specialize in providing capital to small and medium-sized companies where we can play a significant role in helping to unlock the value potential therein.

We align ourselves with visionary management teams and entrepreneurs, who take substantial equity positions in their companies, and help build businesses of significant value. Our team has substantial operating, consulting, technology and financial management experience, enabling us to contribute meaningfully to our portfolio companies.

H.I.G.'s investments fall into two categories:

  1. Management-led buyouts or recapitalizations of well established, profitable, manufacturing and service businesses.
  2. Growth / Development capital investments in promising high growth companies.

Since our founding in 1993, we have been an active investor, acquiring more than 200 businesses, and have provided growth capital to a long list of promising growth oriented companies. We invest in attractive companies throughout the United States, Europe and South America.