H.I.G. Capital has announced the expansion of its investor relations team with two new hires. Jordan Peer joins the firm as Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations, based in New York. Thierry Edde joins the firm as Director of Investor Relations, based in London.
Peer will oversee all marketing and investor relations activities globally across the firm’s private equity, growth equity, real estate, credit and life sciences funds. Edde will be responsible for investor relations efforts in the Middle East and Europe.
'We are excited to welcome these talented professionals to the firm. Jordan and Thierry have been hired at a time of significant growth in demand for the firm’s alternative asset product offerings. Moreover, Jordan’s profound knowledge of the capital raising process, her extensive network of relationships and deep understanding of the private markets makes her the ideal person to lead H.I.G.’s investor relations team.' said Tony Tamer, H.I.G. Capital co-founder and Managing Partner.
Prior to H.I.G., Peer spent five years at Blackstone’s credit business, GSO Capital Partners, where she led a number of fundraising and investor relations activities, across mezzanine, distressed, hedge fund and customized credit strategies. Prior to Blackstone, Peer was an investment banker at Barclays Capital and Lehman Brothers in the firm's Leveraged Finance Group.
Edde is joining H.I.G. from MAB Partners, where he spent the past six years leading global business development and key investor relationships with a focus on Europe and the Middle East. Before MAB, Edde was a Sales Director at Turner Broadcasting where he was responsible for commercial activities for CNN International across Southern Europe, Middle East, Africa, the CIS and the Balkans.