David Toms


Head of Research

David is Head of Research at Hg, leveraging over two decades of technology sector experience to provide broad market context to Hg’s deep cluster knowledge, researching how market trends and data impact new investment opportunities, existing portfolio companies, and potential exits. David joined in 2018, after nearly twenty years in the public mar...

Paul Zuber


Operating Partner, North American Lead

Paul focuses on developing the North American Operating Partner Program, Chairing portfolio companies, and partnering globally with Hg’s portfolio Technology and Product teams. Paul joined Hg in 2023 to lead and develop the North American Operating Partner Program and to Chair companies in the Saturn and Genesis funds. He spent more than a decad...

Roberto Simon



As Chief Financial Officer, Roberto leads Norstella’s finance team and oversees all financial, account and tax matters for the company. For the past 25 years, Roberto has held financial leadership roles managing organic and M&A business growth for organizations across the globe. He previously served as CFO for WEX, The Colomer Group and Revlon, Inc...

Michael Cox



Michael is Chief Finance Officer at IRIS, having originally joined the business in 2016 heading the financial planning and commercial team. Prior to joining IRIS, Michael held senior leadership roles across both Operational and Commercial Finance at Xura, a PE-backed leading digital communications services provider. During this time, he led inte...

Tom Libbrecht


VP Finance

VP Finance & member of the senior leadership at Silverfin, a high-growth SaaS company, funded by Hg from their Series B in 2019 till exit to Visma at the end of 2023. Previously had been alternating between consulting roles (TriFinance, PwC Deals team) and in-house finance contributor roles (Coca-Cola, InSites/Human8). Tom takes his energy from g...

Stian Grindheim



Stian joined Visma in 2014 as a Management Trainee before becoming Group Controller. He has since built up the Group’s finance team while serving as sparring partner for the wider finance function across Visma. He has also contributed to Visma’s rapid growth by securing financing for strategic acquisitions and leading the development of an improved...

Reeja Varughese


Portfolio Finance Senior Executive

Reeja Varughese is the Finance Senior Executive within the broader Hg Value Creation Team bringing valuable technical expertise to enhance efficiency and drive growth in finance and accounting. She excels in change management and optimizing financial systems. Prior to joining Hg in 2023, Reeja played key roles at various software companies, demo...

Renaud Kerspern


CFO & COO performance

Renaud Kerspern is CFO & COO Performance at smartTrade with a +20 year experience in private equity-backed software businesses (SaaS / IT services, Cloud) and capital market. At smartTrade, Renaud leads the company's financial strategy, operational support functions, and promotes collaboration across departments, with a focus on Compliance, Perform...

Peter van Tiggelen

FE FundInfo


Peter joined FE fundinfo in February 2022. As CFO, he is responsible for the company’s Finance, Legal and Business Intelligence functions. With extensive international finance experience, including from the United States and Asia, Peter has held several leadership positions in innovative, high-growth businesses in both healthcare and financial tech...

JC Stanton



James joined HHAeXchange in August of 2022 to professionalize the finance function and drive the implementation of best practices that will allow the business to continue to scale. Prior to joining HHAeXchange he spent 7 years at Diligent Corporation, the leading SaaS provider of Governance, Risk, and Compliance Software. Over the course of his ten...

Anne Huemme


Portfolio CFO, Head of Portfolio Finance

Prior to joining Hg, Anne was Finance Director for Marlin Equity Partners, where she partnered with deal teams, operating partners, and portfolio company financial leaders in driving best practices in the financial functions of Marlin’s Heritage Fund portfolio companies. She has over 25 years of experience serving in financial leadership roles with...

Elizabeth Salomon

Sovos, Litera

Finance NED

Elizabeth Salomon is a seasoned executive and independent corporate director. Elizabeth currently serves as a Finance Non-Executive Director for Hg Capital. In this role, Elizabeth works with Hg Capital portfolio companies providing financial leadership, implementing best practices and delivering valuation creation. In addition, Elizabeth currentl...

Chris Kindt



Chris is a partner at Hg and Head of Value Creation, leading our in-house group dedicated to working directly with management to help shape and support their ambitions in creating value. The team provides experts, Hg’s proprietary operational IP, and project execution support to drive impact across the most critical business levers: Growth & Prici...

Fiona Cheong


Head of Portfolio Reporting

Fiona joined Hg in 2019 and is Head of Portfolio Reporting. Prior to Hg, Fiona worked at Terra Firma Capital Partners and Virgin Management. Fiona holds a degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and is a qualified chartered accountant.