Chad Clawson is an Operating Partner of HGGC’s affiliated Operational Resource Group, LLC (“ORG”)*. Chad has more than 25 years of experience as a private equity professional and C-level executive who has created enterprise value through the identification and execution of key strategic initiatives, operational improvements and the acquisition and leverage of talented human capital. Currently, Chad serves as CEO of Nutraceutical International Corporation, which was acquired by HGGC Fund III in 2017. Previously, Chad had several significant roles with American Capital where his assignments included Service Experts (Chief Officer of Operational Excellence), Paradigm Precision (COO) and Global Conference Partners (CEO). Chad joined ORG to assist with certain diligence matters and management roles with respect to current and prospective HGGC portfolio companies.
- Role Operating Partner
- Joined 2017
- Education S.M., Management (M.B.A.) and S.M., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, B.S., Chemistry and B.S., Electrical Engineering from Utah State University
*Operational Resource Group, LLC (“ORG”) provides operational resources to portfolio companies affiliated with HGGC. ORG Operating Partners serve as Capital Advisers to HGGC and are either employees of ORG, employees of portfolio companies, or independent contractors–they are not employees of HGGC.