Rob Wolfson Executive Managing Director & Head of Advantage Fund

StrategyPrivate Equity

LocationSan Francisco


EducationNorthwestern University
M.B.A., Harvard Business School

Prior ExperienceIPWireless
L.E.K. Consulting

Rob is an Executive Managing Director. He is the Head of the H.I.G. Advantage Buyout Fund ("Advantage Fund") and oversees H.I.G.'s Healthcare efforts in the U.S.

Prior to running the H.I.G. Advantage Fund, Rob spent 10 years as a Managing Director leading transactions in both the Advantage Fund as well as in H.I.G.’s Lower Middle Market Buyout Fund. Rob has worked with companies in a variety of industries with a focus on healthcare, business services, and technology.

Rob brings over twenty years of investment and operating experience across many industries. Prior to H.I.G., Rob was an executive at IPWireless (“IPW”), a wireless infrastructure provider. Rob began his career as a consultant with LEK Consulting, a leading worldwide strategy consulting firm where he worked with Fortune 500 companies, private equity firms and private equity portfolio companies.

Rob earned his undergraduate degree from Northwestern University, Cum Laude, and his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.