Jenny Nelson Managing Director

StrategyPrivate Equity

LocationSan Francisco

EducationB.S., Accounting, Santa Clara University

Prior ExperienceEvercore
First Avenue
Partners Group
Ernst & Young

Jenny Nelson is a Managing Director in H.I.G.’s Capital Formation Group. She is based in the San Francisco office and focuses on capital raising and investor relations activities in North America across the firm’s private equity strategies.

Jenny has 15 years of experience in financial services and capital raising. Prior to joining H.I.G., Jenny was a Managing Director at Evercore in the Private Funds Group, where she was responsible for business development and capital raising. Prior to Evercore, Jenny held similar roles at First Avenue and Partners Group. She started her career at Ernst & Young in Transaction Advisory Services, performing financial due diligence for private equity sponsors.

Jenny earned a B.S. in Accounting from Santa Clara University.