Our Team

H.I.G. Capital’s team of more than 500 seasoned investment professionals brings substantial operating, strategic and financial management experience to all our investments.

Executive Management

Sami Mnaymneh
Founder, Executive Chairman & CEO

Tony Tamer
Founder & Executive Chairman

Rick Rosen
Co-President

Brian Schwartz
Co-President

Stuart Aronson
Executive Managing Director & CEO of WhiteHorse, U.S.

Douglas Berman
Executive Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. Private Equity, U.S.

Wolfgang Biedermann
Executive Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. Private Equity, Europe

John Bolduc
Executive Managing Director & Global Head of H.I.G. Credit

Chad Buresh
Chief Financial Officer

Jay Maher
Global Chief Operating Officer

Jordan Peer Griffin
Executive Managing Director & Global Head of Capital Formation

Richard Siegel
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer

Rob Wolfson
Executive Managing Director, Head of H.I.G. Advantage Fund & Global Head of Healthcare

Senior Leadership

Javier Casillas
Managing Director & Global Chief Credit Officer of H.I.G. Whitehorse

Jackson Craig
Managing Director & Co-head of H.I.G. Bayside, U.S.

Riccardo Dallolio
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. Real Estate, Europe

Brendan Dolan
European Chief Financial Officer

Camilo E. Horvilleur
Managing Director & Head of US Healthcare

Kim Leinwand Erle
Managing Director & Global Head of ESG

Pankaj Gupta
President of WhiteHorse, U.S. & Global Head of Originations

Ross Hiatt
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. Growth

David Hirschberg
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Real Estate, U.S.

Matthew Kretzman
Managing Director, Global Head of PE Capital Markets

Andrew Liau
Managing Director & Co-Head of Infrastructure

Matthew Lozow
Managing Director & Head of Business Services

Fernando Marques Oliveira
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. LatAm

Michael Mestel
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Real Estate Credit, U.S.

Pascal Meysson
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. WhiteHorse, Europe

Markus Noe-Nordberg
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. Europe Middle Market

Edward Pallesen
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Infrastructure

Keval Patel
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. U.S. Middle Market

Duncan Priston
Managing Director & Co-Head of EU Bayside Capital

Bruce Robertson
Managing Director & Co-Head of BioHealth

Adam Schimel
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Bayside, U.S.

Steven Schwartz
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Real Estate Credit, U.S.

Andrew Scotland
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Bayside, Europe

Richard Stokes
Managing Director & Head of H.I.G. U.S. Lower Middle Market

Ira Weidhorn
Managing Director & Co-Head of H.I.G. Real Estate, U.S.

Jeff Zanarini
Managing Director & Head of Portfolio Optimization

Alex Zisson
Managing Director & Co-Head of BioHealth

Managing Directors

Alejandra Argüello
Managing Director

Daniel Rosenthal Ayash
Managing Director

Adam Belfer
Managing Director

Jaime Bergel
Managing Director, Head of Madrid Office

Mark Bernier
Managing Director

Ignacio Blasco
Managing Director

Tobias Borkowski
Managing Director

Kenneth Borton
Managing Director

Antonio Botija
Managing Director

Charles Bourgeois
Managing Director

Olivier Boyadjian
Managing Director, Head of Paris Office

Christian Brennan
Managing Director

Sean Britain
Managing Director

Matthew Brown
Managing Director

John Bruen
Managing Director

Esteban Caja Samboal
Managing Director

Linda Chaffin
Managing Director

Anthony Chambers
Managing Director

Benjamin Charon
Managing Director

Patrick Conroy
Managing Director

Jonathan Contos
Managing Director

Darryl Cregg
Managing Director

Marcelo Hudik F. de Albuquerque
Managing Director

Asmat Doza
Managing Director

Rob Dreier
Managing Director, Business Development

Daniel Dubé
Managing Director

Whitney Ehrlich
Managing Director & Head of U.S. Private Wealth Management

Dyice Ellis-Beckham
Managing Director

Jérôme Fouillé
Managing Director

Jonathan Fox
Managing Director

Michael Gallagher
Managing Director

Stefano Giambelli
Managing Director

Samuel Goldworm
Managing Director

Giovanni Guglielmi
Managing Director

Matt Gullen
Managing Director

Micael Hagelin
Managing Director

Matthew Hankins
Managing Director

Colin Hannaway
Managing Director

John Harper
Managing Director

John Harroff
Managing Director

Peter Hart
Managing Director

Jason Hicks
Managing Director

David Indelicato
Managing Director

Rohin Jain
Managing Director

Vivek Jain
Managing Director

Robert Jang
Managing Director

Ryan Kaplan
Managing Director

Evan Karp
Managing Director

Florian Kawohl
Managing Director

Matt Kever
Managing Director

Sobia Khaliq
Managing Director

Holger Kleingarn
Managing Director, Head of Hamburg Office

Christian Kraul-von Renner
Managing Director

Michael Kuritzky
Managing Director

Luzmarina Lalli
Managing Director

Mike Leamer
Managing Director & Head of U.S. Portfolio Operations

Raffaele Legnani
Managing Director, Head of Milan Office

Geoff Lieberthal
Managing Director

Michael Lucas
Managing Director

Alessio Lucentini
Managing Director

Stephan Madsen
Managing Director

Mathilde Malezieux-Dehon
Managing Director

Elliot Maluth
Managing Director

Peter McLaughlin
Managing Director

Charles Mills
Managing Director

Alastair Mills
Managing Director

Thiago Miskulin
Managing Director

Arjun Mohan
Managing Director

Jay Moore
Managing Director

Michael Musaffi
Managing Director, Corporate

Nishant Nayyar
Managing Director

Jenny Nelson
Managing Director

Andrew Osofsky
Managing Director

Gina Provenzale
Managing Director

Danielle Qi
Managing Director

Miriam Rafiqi
Managing Director

Justin Reyna
Managing Director

Matthew Robinson
Managing Director

Lusha Roy
Managing Director & Head of Product Development

Fabio Saad
Managing Director

Tareck Safi
Managing Director

Sergei Schmidt
Managing Director

Ken Senior
Managing Director

Mario Shaffer
Managing Director

Hans Sherman
Managing Director

Anish Sheth
Managing Director

Ash Shrestha
Managing Director

Oliver Slade
Managing Director

Carlos Soto
Managing Director & Head of U.S. Private Equity Business Development

Eric Tencer
Managing Director

Stelios Theodosiou
Managing Director

Anila Thompson
Managing Director

Aaron Tolson
Managing Director

Joseph Tremblay
Managing Director

Mark Tricolli
Managing Director

Andrey Vakhovskiy
Managing Director

Kevin Van Culin
Managing Director

Rahul Vinnakota
Managing Director

John Von Bargen
Managing Director

Gwen Watanabe
Managing Director

George Watts
Managing Director

George Webster
Managing Director & Head of North America Partner Advisory

Phillip Wood-Smith
Managing Director

John Yeager
Managing Director

Scott Zhu
Managing Director

Chris Zlatarev
Managing Director

Senior Team

Maximilien Albou
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

João Almeida
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Luciano Anzanello
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Rodrigo Azevedo
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - LatAm

Crosby Baker
Head of Portfolio Talent
Corporate

Antoine Baudesson
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Stephanie Bednar
Principal
Capital Formation

Bernice Berschader
Principal
Capital Formation

Dominik Böhm
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Tiago Branco
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - LatAm

Ruth Brophy
Senior Advisor
Corporate

Matthew Burke
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Chris Byrne
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Filippo Capretti
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Tiago Cardoso
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Gerald Castaldo
Principal
H.I.G. Growth

Andrea Cervesato
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Antonin Champagne
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Eunji Chung
Principal
H.I.G. Growth

Brandon Cohen
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Adam Cole
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Alessandro Correnti
Director
Bayside Capital - Europe

Alexander Cucharale
Principal
Capital Formation

Eduardo da Veiga
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - LatAm

Dolores de la Brena
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

José María de León
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Borja de Parias
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Emeric Déramaux
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Richard Dunn
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Sam Eisner
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - US

Alexandre Ekierman
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Federico Faravelli
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

James Favero
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

William Feeser
Director of Construction
H.I.G. Realty - US

Russell Findlay
Senior Executive Director, Marketing Strategies
Corporate

Mark Fiske
Senior Executive Director, Digital Strategies
H.I.G. Growth

Kyle Fitzgerald
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Gian Matteo Franzoia
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Matthew Gaeta
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Robert Gallagher
Principal
Bayside Capital - US

Peter Gallagher
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Sachin Garg
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Riccardo Ghezzi
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Federico Gonzalez
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - LatAm

Natalia Grgurev
Director & Head of Corporate Marketing & Communications
Corporate

Jared Grigg
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Bernardo Guimaraes
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Dylan Harmon
Principal
H.I.G. BioHealth

Romain Hernot
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Emily Hines
Vice President of Business Development
Corporate

Zachary Horat
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Hamish Horwood-Smart
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Nicolas Houssin
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Alexandru Hristea
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Lan Huang
Principal
Bayside Capital - US

Elias Huchler
Principal
Bayside Capital - Europe

Andrew Jang
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Lee Juvarkar
Vice President of Human Resources and Administration
Corporate

Philipp Kalveram
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Rahul Ketkar
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Richard Kiveal
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Marcel Koch
Principal
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Albert Koh
Principal
H.I.G. Growth

Bonjean Koo
Principal
H.I.G. Advantage

Chris Kozak
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Steven Kozhimala
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Andy Lefkarites
Principal
H.I.G. Growth

Tyler Levin
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Sebastian Lorenz
Principal
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Jack Macfarlane
Principal
Capital Formation

Alexia Klat Madi
Principal
Capital Formation

Sarah Magid
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Corey Mason
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Marnis Mastenbroek
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Stephen Migdal
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

David Miller
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Diego Modonesi
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Jason Motz
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Eric Nadzo
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Max Natalini
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Tom Newman
Principal
Bayside Capital - Europe

Eric Nusbaum
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Pierre-André Olive
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Danny Olmer
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Rachel Overboe
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Craig Palmer
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Paolo Pardey
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Jennie Park
Principal
Capital Formation

Carlo Pasquale
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Michael Perl
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Thomas Petersen
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Mihai Popescu-Greaca
Principal
H.I.G. Infrastructure

Michael Pothitos
Principal
H.I.G. Infrastructure

Jonathan Pritcher
Principal
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Ana Roson
Principal
Corporate

Halvor Sand
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Justin Sapolsky
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Dario Sassanelli
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Strother Scott
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Fritz Simons
Director
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

James Smith
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Colin Stalnecker
Principal
H.I.G. Infrastructure

Nate Stinchcomb
Principal
Bayside Capital - US

Philippe de Limburg Stirum
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Daniel Tanner
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - US

Adam Taylor
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - Europe

Alexander Thorn
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Richard Treacy
Director
H.I.G. Realty - Europe

Loren Trotta
Marketing Leader WhiteHorse US
WhiteHorse Capital - US

Hamza Usmani
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Laurent Vaille
Principal
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Praneeth Wanigasekera
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Robbie Watt
Principal
H.I.G. Infrastructure

Ashley West
Head of Talent
Corporate

Matthew Weyback
Principal
H.I.G. Realty - US

Hendrik Worschech
Director
Whitehorse Capital - Europe

Kira Yugay
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

Richard Zhang
Principal
H.I.G. Private Equity - US

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