Evan Karp

Managing Director

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  • Location:

    Boston

  • Industries:

    Technology-Enabled Services
    Consumer / eCommerce

  • Education:

    BA, Finance
    Business Honors Program, UT Austin

  • Prior Experience:

    Parallel Investment Partners
    J.H. Whitney & Co

As a Managing Director at H.I.G. Growth Partners, Evan focuses on eCommerce, tech-enabled business services, and consumer oriented investments.

He has over 17 years of experience investing in lower-middle market private equity transactions.

Prior to H.I.G. Growth Partners, Evan was a Principal at Parallel Investment Partners (formerly d/b/a SKM Growth Investors) investing primarily in consumer oriented, multi-channel businesses and served as a board representative for numerous portfolio companies. Prior to joining Parallel, he was an Associate at J.H. Whitney & Co. He began his career at Salomon Smith Barney focusing on telecom mergers & acquisitions advisory services. Evan currently serves on the boards of Lulus Fashion Lounge, SCUF Gaming, and Tax Defense Network. He previously served on the board of Pet Services Operating Company.

Evan graduated from the Business Honors Program at the University of Texas at Austin with a B.A. in Finance.