H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over 20 Bln USD of equity capital under management. Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris and Rio de Janeiro, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/valueadded approach. Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 200 companies worldwide. The firm'’s current portfolio includes more than 100 companies with combined sales in excess of 30 Bln USD. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at www.higcapital.com.