Scott Hilleboe

Managing Director and Co-Head

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  • Location:

    San Francisco

  • Industries:

    SaaS, Cloud & Data Software
    Internet & Digital Marketing
    Technology-Enabled Services
    Consumer / eCommerce

  • Investments:

    Invoca
    JumpCloud
    Mode
    MX
    Passport
    ServiceTitan
    Sitetracker

  • Education:

    BSME, University of Washington
    MBA, Harvard Business School

  • Prior Experience:

    Revolution
    Steamboat Ventures
    Hummer Winblad Venture Partners

Scott is a Managing Director and Co-Head of H.I.G. Growth Partners and is based in the San Francisco office. As Co-Head, he shares responsibility for all the day-to-day activities of H.I.G. Growth Partners, H.I.G.’s dedicated growth equity fund.

Scott has almost two decades of experience investing in venture capital and private equity transactions, and focuses on SaaS software, B2B and B2C marketplaces, consumer tech, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and hard tech.

Prior to joining H.I.G., Scott was a Partner with Revolution and a Managing Director with Steamboat Ventures. Scott has led or co-led over 30 investments in many industry-leading technology companies: including BigCommerce, EdgeCast, Elemental, Firelight, Handy, MediaOcean, Quigo, and SpareFoot. Scott has extensive operating experience, and has held strategy, business development, and engineering positions at IBM, LaSalle Partners, and Synopsis.

Scott graduated Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude with a B.S.M.E. degree from the University of Washington and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.