John Kim is a Managing Director at H.I.G. Growth Partners, the dedicated growth investment fund of H.I.G. Capital, a leading global private investment firm with $30 billion of equity capital under management. Specifically, John focuses on technology buyouts and investments and currently serves on the boards of six e-commerce, online and mobile companies. His last four investments are all large digital brands – Cuyana, Lulus, Parachute Home and SCUF Gaming. Prior to H.I.G., John had executive operating roles at web, software and semiconductor businesses. He received an M.S. and B.S. in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School.