Lance Taylor | Team | HGGC

Lance Taylor is a Partner of HGGC

Lance serves as the Chief Financial Officer of HGGC overseeing the Firm’s finance and accounting operations. He also sits on the Firm’s Valuation Committee.

Prior to joining HGGC, Lance was Managing Director, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Calera Capital, a middle-market private equity firm with offices in San Francisco and Boston. At Calera, Lance oversaw the operations of the firm including investor relations, financial reporting, Human Resources and facilities. Prior to Calera, he was the Chief Financial Officer of Legacy Venture, a venture focused philanthropic fund-of-funds with over $1 billion of assets under management. Lance also worked at Lightspeed Venture Partners as their Director of Finance from 2000 – 2004. He was a Senior Audit Manager at Ernst & Young and began his career in the audit practice of Arthur Andersen in San Jose. Lance is a member of the U.S.A. Board of Directors for Right to Play, a global organization that uses the transformative power of play to educate and empower children facing adversity.


  • Role Partner
  • Joined 2014
  • Education M.B.A. from Duke University, Master of Accountancy and B.S. in Accounting from Brigham Young University