HGGC News and M&A Summary, 43 Deals Between 2007 and 2019

In the last 3 years, HGGC has acquired 4 companies. It has also invested in 1 other.

HGGC’s most common sectors for investment are internet software and services (22%) and software (22%). The Firm’s most common investment types include growth capital (32%) and secondary buyout (29%). In total, HGGC has invested in 16 US states and 5 different countries. Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2019 when it acquired Monotype Imaging Holdings for $825M.

In the last 3 years, HGGC has exited 2 companies. The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (64%). HGGC’s largest (disclosed) exit occurred in 2012 when it sold Sunquest Information Systems for $1.4B.

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1950 University Avenue,
Palo Alto, California 94303
United States,

HGGC, LLC (formerly Huntsman Gay Global Capital, LLC) focuses on middle-market leveraged buyouts, growth equity financings, recapitalizations, take privates, and corporate divestitures. The Firm primarily targets North American companies, but will consider international opportunities as well. HGGC looks to invest $25 to $100 million in companies generating sales of $75 million to $1 billion. HGGC primarily targets enterprise software companies, however, the Firm will also consider opportunities in business services, consumer services, financial services, healthcare, industrial services, and information services. HGGC was formed in 2007 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

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