After an initial shock in the first lockdown, SMEs adapted, deploying digital practices to continue operating, resulting in increased resilience through subsequent lockdowns.
Hg’s Data Analytics platform has joined 30+ operational and customer data signals from our portfolio and public sources, and leveraged AI/ML to monitor the real time health of sectors in the UK economy and provide forecast scenarios.
Hg agrees the sale of Allocate to RLDatix “Allocate provides a critical service and has earned a position as a valued champion in the health sector and, today, employs three times more people than when we first invested. We’re really proud of the work we have achieved together.” Read more
Hg Factsheet We have updated our factsheet covering Hg, its portfolio, its investment activity, and its long-term record. We hope that you find it useful.Read more
Hg's ESG Report 2020/21 Hg engages in Responsible Investment because it sits right at the core of our Purpose. Read our ESG report to learn more about the steps we are taking to grow sustainable businesses. Learn more
An Upturn in Lockdown Hg has spent the past two decades investing in businesses that offer mission-critical technology services to SMEs. Hg’s Nick Jordan and Joris Van Gool explain how the Covid-19 pandemic has tested the resilience of this thesis. Read more
CaseWare names new CEO CaseWare International has named industry veteran David Osborne as its new CEO. Osborne joins the audit software company from Virgin Pulse, where he served as CEO over a four-year period when revenue tripled and 10 businesses were merged in. Read more
Litera acquires Objective Manager “We’ve heard from the market that unlocking performance data and investing further in developing their strategy and teams is a key need. Adding Objective Manager to Litera will help firms align around key goals, client needs, and people development.” Read more
Sovos acquires Ecuador-based Stupendo “Stupendo’s products are complementary to Sovos’ offerings, and the combination will provide immediate value to customers in Ecuador, where the government is focused on digital transformation” Read more