John Yeager is a member of the Board of Directors of PI Financial Corp. and is responsible for advising on strategic decisions critical to the success of the business. He is currently a Managing Director at H.I.G. Capital after joining in 2012 to execute on middle market transactions across various industries.
Mr. Yeager has more than a decade of experience in middle market private equity and investment banking. He has executed investments across a wide range of industries including healthcare, specialty finance, financial services, transportation, business services and manufacturing and distribution. Prior to joining H.I.G. Capital in 2012, John was a senior professional with Patriot Capital, where he executed and managed numerous debt and equity investments.
Mr. Yeager earned an M.B.A. from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University with distinction and an undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, in accounting from the Towson University. Mr. Yeager also holds his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation. He currently sits on the Board of Chicago Commons and the Illinois Venture Capital Association.