- Amanda Good and Sebastien Briens promoted to Partners at the Firm
- Florian Wolff and Enrico Grasso join from Advent International and KKR
- They will work with the current executive team, led by Nic Humphries, Senior Partner with overall responsibility for the Firm.
- HgCapital is delighted to announce a series of key promotions and appointments to its executive team as it looks forward to the next stage of its growth.
Amanda Good and Sebastien Briens have both been promoted to Partners at the Firm. Amanda is a pivotal member of the Portfolio Team and joined HgCapital from Bain & Company in 2013 and has been instrumental in the success of the Firm’s Portfolio Projects team since then. Sebastien is a key member of our TMT team and focuses on leading investments for the Mercury Fund. He joined HgCapital in 2011 from Quadrangle and has led HgCapital Mercury Fund investments into Intelliflo, Sequel Business Solutions and Trace One.
HgCapital is also pleased to announce the recruitment of two senior investment professionals. Firstly, Florian Wolff has joined HgCapital’s Munich office as a Director, after previously working at Advent International and McKinsey. In addition, Enrico Grasso recently joined the Firm’s TMT team, having previously been a Director at KKR, for over eight years in their London office.
Following these promotions and new additions to the executive team, HgCapital has 15 Partners and a total team of 125 people, based in London and Munich.
Nic Humphries, Senior Partner, with overall responsibility for the Firm commented:
“In our 25 years as a leading private equity investor, HgCapital has combined the development of its own team with the recruitment of the industry’s finest talent. These promotions and new appointments put us in a strong position for the next decade, having already established a unique and differentiated position among European buyout firms for our expertise and track record in software, tech-enabled services and adjacent sectors.
“I am particularly pleased for Amanda and Sebastien, whose hard work and success is being rewarded with these promotions. It is also a pleasure to welcome such high calibre professionals as Florian and Enrico to the Firm. They will work alongside our senior leadership team, including Matt Rourke, Managing Partner and Chairman of our Operating Committee, Matthew Brockman, Chairman of our Investment Committee, and Amanda as Chairwoman of our Portfolio Review Committee.
“We are confident we can continue to achieve outstanding results for our clients, building on the strong performance we have delivered throughout our history.”