HIG appoints Head of Direct Lending in Europe

HIG Capital (HIG), a global private equity investment firm with over EUR34 billion of equity capital under management, has appointed Pascal Meysson as a Managing Director and Head of HIG WhiteHorse Europe, HIG’s direct lending European affiliate.

Pascal has 24 years of investing experience overall including 16 years in the European direct lending market. Prior to joining HIG, he was a Managing Director at Alcentra, where he was a founding member of the European direct lending platform. Before Alcentra, he was with Deutsche Bank and Charterhouse in London.

Commenting on the addition, John Bolduc, Executive Managing Director, who oversees HIG’s credit platform, says, “We are delighted to welcome Pascal to the team and are excited about the opportunity to continue to expand the WhiteHorse European team with such an experienced and accomplished investment professional.”