Chad Clawson | Team | HGGC

Chad Clawson is an Executive Director of HGGC

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 in 2017. Prior to joining HGGC, 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 HGGC to assist with certain diligence matters and management roles with respect to current and prospective HGGC portfolio companies.


  • Role Executive Director
  • 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