Joy Hayame | Team | HGGC

Joy Hayame is a Senior Executive Assistant of HGGC

Joy is the Senior Executive Assistant for the firm’s CEO, Rich Lawson and Chairman, Steve Young, and has been involved in numerous roles over the past sixteen years at the firm spanning strategy, operations, external relations, corporate communications, and other cross firm and functional projects.

Prior to joining HGGC, Joy worked at a Bay Area real estate investment company and also has extensive experience in the manufacturing and travel/hospitality industries.


  • Role Senior Executive Assistant
  • Joined 2007
  • Education B.A. from the University of California Santa Barbara