Press releases

28 Mar 2017

HgCapital builds for the future by strengthening executive team

  • Steven Batchelor, Jonathan Boyes and David Issott promoted to Partners at the Firm
  • Matthew Brockman and Justin von Simson promoted to Managing Partner, joining Matt Rourke in this role
  • They will continue to work with the current executive team, led by Nic Humphries, Senior Partner with overall responsibility for the Firm. 

 

28 March, London: HgCapital is delighted to announce a series of key promotions to its executive team as it looks forward to the next stage of its growth.   

Steven Batchelor, Jonathan Boyes and David Issott have been promoted to Partners at the Firm. Steven heads up HgCapital’s Client Services team, and most recently led the successful HgCapital 8 and Mercury 2 fundraisings over the last year. Jonathan, a member of HgCapital’s TMT team, led the HgCapital 7 investments in Ullink and Sovos Compliance, as well as playing an important role with HgCapital’s investments in both IRIS and The Foundry. David, a member of HgCapital’s Mercury team, led the investments in Allocate Software and Evaluate, as well as the investment and subsequent realisation of Relay Software last year.

Current Partners Matthew Brockman and Justin von Simson have also been promoted to the role of Managing Partner, joining Matt Rourke in this capacity and commensurately reflecting their overall contribution within the business.

Following these promotions to the executive team, HgCapital has 16 Partners and a total team of 120 people, based in London and Munich.