Jackson Craig Managing Director & Co-Head of US Bayside Capital

StrategySpecial Situations


EducationB.Sc., University of Vermont

Prior ExperienceDDJ Capital Management (now Polen Capital)
Special Situations Group, Morgan Stanley

Jackson is a Managing Director and the Co-Head of H.I.G.'s Bayside Capital special situations and distressed debt strategy in the U.S. Currently, he is responsible for all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, transaction structuring, financing and post-closing growth strategies.

Jackson brings over twenty years of experience in private equity investing into this capacity. Before joining Bayside, Jackson spent ten years with DDJ Capital Management, LLC, a leading middle market high yield debt and private equity firm. While at DDJ, he co-managed the private equity strategy and led investments across a number of sectors. Jackson also sat on the Board of Directors of several DDJ portfolio companies. Prior to DDJ, Jackson worked with Morgan Stanley as a research analyst on the special situations trading desk.

Jackson obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Vermont.