HGGC taps Husin as chief talent officer

In this role, Husin will be responsible for all aspects of talent acquisition, talent management and development, organizational planning, and employee engagement for the firm.

  • Previously, Husin worked at Fremont Group, where she served as chief people officer since 2016
  • Her work highlights included human resources director at BlackRock and human resources manager at Williams-Sonoma Inc
  • HGGC invests in the middle market

HGGC has named Louise Husin as chief talent officer. In this role, Husin will be responsible for all aspects of talent acquisition, talent management and development, organizational planning, and employee engagement for the firm.

“As the competition for premier talent becomes fiercer, we are very excited about the deep expertise that Louise brings to lead our efforts in attracting and retaining world-class professionals at all levels of the firm,” said Rich Lawson, co-founder and CEO at HGGC, in a statement. “Louise’s impressive track record of driving talent development in a variety of organizations makes her the ideal person to continue to foster HGGC’s culture while empowering our people to realize their full potential.”

Previously, Husin worked at Fremont Group, where she served as chief people officer since 2016. His work highlights included human resources director at BlackRock, human resources manager at Williams-Sonoma Inc and human resources manager at Bechtel Corporation.

HGGC is a leading middle-market private equity firm with over $6.8 billion of cumulative capital commitments. Since its inception in 2007, HGGC has completed more than 500 platform investments, add-on acquisitions, recapitalizations, and liquidity events with an aggregate transaction value of over $68 billion.