H.I.G. Latin America specializes in providing capital to small and medium-sized companies where we can play a significant role in helping to unlock the value potential therein.
We align ourselves with visionary management teams and entrepreneurs, who take substantial equity positions in their companies, and help build businesses of significant value.
Our team has significant operating, consulting, technology, and financial management experience, enabling us to contribute meaningfully to our portfolio companies.
H.I.G.’s Latin America investments fall into two categories:
- Management-led buyouts or recapitalizations of well established, profitable, manufacturing and service businesses
- Growth / Development capital investments in promising high growth companies
Through H.I.G.’s global platform, our Latin America team is able to leverage strategic and operational expertise to create value through growth, performance, improvement, and synergistic add on acquisitions. With the largest private equity team in the region, H.I.G. Latin America has more than 60 investment professionals in the region and a local presence in Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Goiânia, Recife, and Porto Alegre in Brazil, and Bogota, Colombia.