H.I.G. Capital hired Andrew Liau to co-lead its infrastructure team alongside Ed Pallesen. Liau has more than 20 years of experience in private equity and investment banking. Before joining H.I.G. Capital, he was a senior managing director in the infrastructure group at Ardian.
H.I.G. Capital expanded its European middle market LBO team with the addition of Rohin Jain as a managing director and Nishant Nayyar as a principal. Both will be based in H.I.G.’s London office.
WhiteHorse Capital hired Jason Hicks as principal. Previously, Hicks was a managing director at MC Credit Partners, where he spent seven years as an origination and execution professional for sponsored and non-sponsored transactions.
Timur Akazhanov joined H.I.G. Capital as a managing director of the firm’s advantage fund. Akazhanov previously worked for Blackstone, Bain Capital and McKinsey and Company.
Vernacare, a portfolio company of H.I.G. Capital carved out the infection prevention business from Frontier Medical Group, including the brands Sharpsafe, Clinisafe and eXchange. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Pascal Meysson joined H.I.G. Capital as a managing director and head of H.I.G. WhiteHorse Europe, H.I.G.’s direct lending European affiliate. Meysson previously worked for Alcentra, Deutsche Bank and Charterhouse.
An affiliate of H.I.G. Europe, the European affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, a global private equity investment firm with more than €34 billion of equity capital under management, acquired a controlling stake in Project Informatica, a firm in the Italian information technology industry.
An affiliate of H.I.G. Advantage, an investment affiliate of H.I.G. Capital, completed the acquisition of Supply Source Enterprises. Funds affiliated with Ares Management provided financing for the transaction.
WhiteHorse Capital provided a new senior secured term loan facility to Connexity to support its acquisition of SkimLinks.