Iron Bow Partners with H.I.G. Capital to Accelerate Growth - Iron Bow

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Iron Bow Partners with H.I.G. Capital to Accelerate Growth

September 27th, 2018

Investment to Expand Company’s Federal, State and Local, Commercial and Healthcare Footprints

Herndon, VA – September 27, 2018­ Iron Bow Technologies, an IT solution provider serving government, commercial and healthcare clients, today announced an equity investment from H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private equity investment firm.  The partnership will accelerate Iron Bow’s rapid growth in prospective markets across the public and private sectors.

With over $27 billion of equity capital under management, H.I.G.’s investment and commitment to the business is critical to maturing the Iron Bow vision and mission.  Iron Bow plans to continue its organic investment strategy as well as target strategic acquisitions that will help the company expand its existing portfolio, broaden its offerings, and gain greater market diversity.

“Iron Bow’s ‘customer first’ culture and various consecutive top workplace recognitions are reflective of the continuous investment in team members, partnerships and customer relationships,” said President and Chief Executive Officer Rene LaVigne. “Through the H.I.G. relationship, Iron Bow will be better equipped to realize its greater vision while continuing to provide all members of its eco-system with additional opportunities for success. The tremendous culture that we’ve developed will continue to be a key ingredient in our DNA.”

LaVigne and the executive team will continue to lead the organization through this next phase of growth.

About Iron Bow Technologies

Iron Bow Technologies is a leading IT solution provider dedicated to successfully transforming technology investments into business capabilities for government, commercial and healthcare clients.  Our depth of technical expertise, global reach and strategic partnerships with industry leaders as well as disruptive technology partners uniquely positions Iron Bow to target the right solution to ensure a successful business outcome.  We partner with our clients from planning and implementation through ongoing maintenance and management to deliver solutions that are strong, flexible and on target with their mission.  Regardless of how an organization consumes technology, Iron Bow can provide the leadership required to drive innovation.

About H.I.G. Capital

H.I.G. is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $27 billion of equity capital under management.* Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Bogotá, Mexico City, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/value-added approach:

  1. H.I.G.’s equity funds invest in management buyouts, recapitalizations and corporate carve-outs of both profitable as well as underperforming manufacturing and service businesses.
  2. H.I.G.’s debt funds invest in senior, unitranche and junior debt financing to companies across the size spectrum, both on a primary (direct origination) basis, as well as in the secondary markets. H.I.G. is also a leading CLO manager, through its WhiteHorse family of vehicles, and manages a publicly traded BDC, WhiteHorse Finance.
  3. H.I.G.’s real estate funds invest in value-added properties, which can benefit from improved asset management practices.

Since its founding in 1993, H.I.G. has invested in and managed more than 300 companies worldwide. The firm’s current portfolio includes more than 100 companies with combined sales in excess of $30 billion. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at

* Based on total capital commitments managed by H.I.G. Capital and affiliates.