Harv Barenz | Team | HGGC

Harv Barenz is a Principal of HGGC

Harv leads HGGC’s effort in sourcing new platform investments and assisting portfolio companies with add-on acquisitions. Harv is also responsible for developing and managing the firm's intermediary relationships and plays an integral role in the HGGC ecosystem.

Prior to joining HGGC, Harv served in a senior operating capacity in the automotive vertical. Additionally, he has extensive experience in the software, direct marketing and consumer retail industries. Previously, he served as an Olympic Ambassador to the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games.


  • Role Principal
  • Joined 2008
  • Education M.B.A. from Brigham Young University, B.S. in Public Relations from the University of Utah