The middle market private equity giant, HGGC recently announced that it’s adding six promising new hires to its management team. The hiring move is part of the firm’s new strategy to promote its current growth trajectory to even greater heights. The new hires are supposed to help the firm successfully develop and execute the firm’s investment strategies. Additionally, they are expected to foster the firm’s portfolio through value addition. The main departments at HGGC that will benefit from these new hires are the operations, financial and investment departments.
The promising six
This middle market private equity firm hired Colin Phinisey as its new Principal. In his new role, Colin will be responsible for the firm’s capital market efforts in its entirety. Colin has a lot of experience in the technical capital market transactions. He is one of the leading experts in mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts and debt financing.
Christopher Guinn is the new Executive Director. At his new position, Guinn’s focus will be solely on improving HGGC’s portfolio. Before joining this private equity firm, he worked at Atrium Corporation as its Chief Financial officer.
Zachary Adams was also hired to this middle market private equity firm. He worked at Boston Consulting Group before this recent appointment. Adams also worked at Merrill Lynch as its Market Risk Analyst.
William Spector was working at Mckinsey & Company as the Corporate Finance Business Analyst before being hired to HGGC.
William Malanga held the position of Investment Banking Analyst at Credit Suisse’s Financial Sponsors Group before his recent appointment.
Hao Qin worked at Onex as an Associate before his appointment. Onex is among the largest private equity firms in Canada. He also spent some time at Goldman Sachs.
This middle market private equity firm has a cumulative capital commitment of roughly $4.3 billion. This makes it one of the leading firms in this space. HGGC has for a long time distinguished itself from the competition using its ‘Advantaged Investing‘ approach. This approach has allowed the firm to acquire scalable businesses. The firm’s strong bond among its founders, sponsors, management team and investors has enabled it to get this far ahead of the competition successfully.