Highland Capital Partners is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in seed, early stage, mid venture, later stage, early growth stage, distressed debt, venture buyouts, spin-outs, expansion stage, emerging growth, growth equity, and recapitalizations investments. The firm seeks to invest in the information technology, consumer products, communications, traditional brick and mortar stores, financial services, clean technology, and healthcare sectors. Within the information technology sector, it seeks to invest in growth stage internet, mobile internet, digital media, digital marketing, consumer internet, online education, enterprise technology, big data, consumer technology, ...
Cambridge, MA 02142
Founded in 1988
Smaiyra Million Joins Highland Consumer Partners as Operating Partner
May 11 15
Highland Consumer Partners announced that Smaiyra Million joined the firm as an Operating Partner. Prior to joining Highland Consumer, Smaiyra was the CEO of Millennium Partners Sports Club Management, where she spearheaded the creation of this operating company that managed 7 health clubs under the Sports Club/LA and Reebok Sports Club brands, with revenue in excess of $100 million, across 5 states. Smaiyra currently serves as an "Investor in Residence" for Babson College as well as a Mentor for the Rock Center for Entrepreneurship at Harvard Business School.
Highland Capital Partners Presents at The 3rd Annual SuperInvestor Asia 2015, Feb-03-2015 11:30 AM
Jan 30 15
Highland Capital Partners Presents at The 3rd Annual SuperInvestor Asia 2015, Feb-03-2015 11:30 AM. Venue: Grand Hyatt Singapore, 10 Scotts Road, Republic of Singapore 228211, Singapore. Speakers: Chuan Thor Hong, Managing Director of Shanghai.
Highland Capital Partners Promotes Andy Hunt to the Position of Partner
Mar 19 14
Highland Capital Partners announced that Andy Hunt has been promoted to the position of Partner. In a move that strengthens the investment effort in New York, Andy will continue to focus on sourcing and leading new investments in consumer technology and ecommerce as he works with the exceptional entrepreneurs building the next generation of innovative and market leading companies. In addition to his role at Highland, Andy is a co-Founder and Director at Warby Parker Eyewear. Andy joined Highland in 2011, where he has focused on consumer internet opportunities in New York. Prior to founding Warby Parker, Andy worked in healthcare IT venture capital at SV Life Sciences and as an investment banker at Cain Brothers in New York.