HGGC is an equity investment firm focusing on leveraged buyout transactions and growth capital investments in middle-market companies. The company seeks to partner with founder-owners, management teams, and sponsors to build differentiated middle-market businesses.

HGGC is looking for leveraging its investor-operator skillsets and deep multi-sector networks to develop preferred partner relationships that encourage alignment of interests as it works to drive positive outcomes that lead to strong references and enhanced networks.

HQEast Palo Alto, US
HGGC was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in East Palo Alto, US

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HGGC has an office in East Palo Alto
East Palo Alto, US (HQ)
1950 University Ave
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HGGC News and Updates

HGGC Expands Team as Impressive Growth Continues

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of the firm's busiest year to date and acquisition of PCF Insurance, the first investment from HGGC Fund IV, leading middle-market private equity firm HGGC today announced several team changes to support its rapid growth....

HGGC completes buyout of Monotype

HGGC has acquired Woburn, Massachusetts-based font company Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. The price was $19.85 per share in cash or about $825 million. J.P. Morgan served as financial adviser to Monotype on the deal while Deutsche Bank Securities Inc did likewise for HGGC.

HGGC announces promotions, 12 hires

HGGC said Aug. 29 that it made 12 new hires across its operations and investment divisions, while also promoting several executives.

Monotype to Be Acquired by HGGC for an Aggregate Equity Value of Approximately $825 Million

The $19.85 per share cash consideration represents a premium of approximately 23% to Monotype’s closing share price on July 25, 2019, the last full trading day before today’s announcement. The transaction, which was unanimously approved by Monotype’s Board of Directors, is expected to close in the f…

HGGC to buy Monotype for $825 mln

HGGC has agreed to acquire Woburn, Massachusetts-based font company Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc for $19.85 per share or about $825 million. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year. J.P. Morgan is serving as financial adviser to Monotype on the transaction while Goodwin Pro…

HGGC Leads Consortium With General Atlantic and Respida Capital to Create Global Retail Software Platform Through Merger of Mi9 Retail and MyWebGrocer

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HGGC, a leading middle market private equity firm, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to lead the merger of Mi9 Retail ("Mi9"), a prominent provider of omni-channel retail solutions, and HGGC portfolio company...
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HGGC Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was HGGC founded?

    HGGC was founded in 2007.

  • Who are HGGC competitors?

    Competitors of HGGC include NeoTribe Ventures, Helios Investment Partners and Rand Capital.

  • Where is HGGC headquarters?

    HGGC headquarters is located at 1950 University Ave, East Palo Alto.

  • Where are HGGC offices?

    HGGC has an office in East Palo Alto.

  • How many offices does HGGC have?

    HGGC has 1 office.