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H.I.G. Capital Promotes Camilo E. Horvilleur to Managing Director

MIAMI – August 06, 2015 – H.I.G. Capital (“H.I.G.”), a leading global investment firm with $19 billion of equity capital, announced today that it has promoted Camilo E. Horvilleur to Managing Director in its U.S. LBO group.

Camilo joined H.I.G. Capital in 2006 and is based in H.I.G.’s Miami office. He has over 15 years of investment experience across a number of industries including healthcare, business services, insurance, logistics, communications, technology and industrials. Camilo has served on the board of directors of several H.I.G. companies including ATX Networks, PMSI, Capstone Logistics, Safe-Guard Products, Service Net and Align Networks. Prior to joining H.I.G. Capital, Camilo was an Associate with Morgan Stanley in New York where he focused on the communications industry and emerging markets. Camilo also worked at Atticus Capital, an alternative asset manager, as an investment analyst.

Doug Berman, Executive Managing Director of H.I.G. Capital, commented, “Since joining H.I.G., Camilo has played a meaningful role in a number of highly successful investments. We are delighted to have him join the Managing Director group in his continuing role as a senior member of the team.”

About H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with $19 billion of equity capital under management.* Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris and Rio de Janeiro, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/ value-added approach:

  1. H.I.G.’s equity funds invest in management buyouts, recapitalizations and corporate carve-outs of both profitable as well as underperforming manufacturing and service businesses.
  2. H.I.G.’s debt funds invest in senior, unitranche and junior debt financing to companies across the size spectrum, both on a primary (direct origination) basis, as well as in the secondary markets. H.I.G. is also a leading CLO manager, through its WhiteHorse family of vehicles, and manages a publicly traded BDC, WhiteHorse Finance.
  3. Other H.I.G. funds invest in various real assets, including real estate and shipping.

Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 200 companies worldwide. The firm's current portfolio includes more than 100 companies with combined sales in excess of $30 billion. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at www.higcapital.com.

* Based on total capital commitments to funds managed by H.I.G. Capital and its affiliates.