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HIG Growth Partners expands leadership team

HIG Growth Partners (HIG Growth), the dedicated growth capital investment affiliate of HIG Capital, has expanded its leadership team with the appointment of two managing directors  – Patrick Conroy and Hans Sherman. The firm has also added three principals. 

The appointments come following a record year of capital deployment and continued strong returns for HIG Growth.

Conroy and Sherman will focus on growth equity investments across tech-enabled consumer and software verticals.

Conroy has spent over a decade investing in and advising high growth technology businesses and joins HIG from Revolution Growth, where he was a Partner. He began his career at Morgan Stanley on the technology investment banking team. Patrick will be based in New York.

Sherman has a career spanning nearly 20 years in finance and joins HIG from Bain Capital Tech Opportunities, where he was a Partner. Previously, he was a growth investor at Goldman Sachs and Summit Partners. Sherman will be based in Boston.

In addition to Managing Director hires, HIG Growth has hired Albert Koh and Andy Lefkarites as Principals, both previously investors at Owl Rock, and has promoted Eric Yee to Principal.

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