H.I.G. Bayside Capital, the distressed debt and special situation affiliate of H.I.G. Capital promoted Andrew Scotland to co-head of the firm’s European special situations debt activities.
Ares Commercial Finance served as agent for a revolving credit facility in support of the acquisition of Iron Bow Technologies by an affiliate of H.I.G. Capital.
Matthew Kretzman joined H.I.G. Capital’s New York office as managing director responsible for capital markets and execution across the North American private equity portfolio.
Prospect Capital purchased $75 million of first lien senior secured floating rate notes and $5 million of revolving credit issued to support the acquisition of Eze Castle Integration by affiliates of H.I.G. Capital.
Reuters reported that Morgan Stanley, RBC Capital Markets and Jefferies agreed to provide $710 million in debt financing to support H.I.G. Capital’s $1 billion repurchase of Vantage Specialty Chemicals.
WhiteHorse Capital hired former GE Chief Credit Officer for Telecom, Media and Technology Kimberly Massa as managing director and Peter McLaughlin as principal.
Gemino Healthcare Finance closed a $12 million senior secured credit facility to H.I.G. Capital’s portfolio company, Soleo Health.