H.I.G. Capital is a leading global private investment firm with $19 billion of capital currently under management.* H.I.G.'s family of funds includes private equity, real estate, growth equity and debt/credit. H.I.G. Capital has invested in and controlled over 200 organizations globally since it was founded more than 20 years ago. The firm currently manages a portfolio of companies with combined sales in excess of $30 billion. H.I.G. is based in Miami, with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., and affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan and Paris in Europe as well as Rio de Janeiro in South America.. H.I.G. focuses on providing capital to small and mid-sized businesses with attractive growth potential. The firm invests in management-led buyouts and recapitalizations of well-managed and profitable manufacturing and service businesses. H.I.G. Capital also has extensive experience with operational turnarounds and financial restructurings. The firm has a proven strategy built around; (1) a flexible investment approach which emphasizes speed as well as responsiveness; (2) a large team with unique skills and capabilities, as well as a "can-do" approach; (3) a long-standing focus on small and medium sized businesses typically from $50-500 million in value, as well as an understanding of the challenges and opportunities these business present. * Based on total capital commitments to funds managed by H.I.G. Capital and its affiliates. Specialties: private equity, growth equity, debt/credit, real estate and public equities
Tony Tamer is the Founder and Co-CEO of H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with more than $21 billion of equity capital under management. He previously held positions at Bain Capital, Hewlett-Packard, and Sprint Corporation. Tony holds an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School, and a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. His undergraduate degree is from Rutgers University.