About Us

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

H.I.G. is a leading global alternative investment firm with $54 billion of equity capital under management,* with a focus on the small cap and mid cap segments of the market. 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 Latin America (Bogotá, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo). 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 300 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 Latin America.