Nic Humphries

Non-executive Director

Nic is a non-executive director of IRIS and led the original buyout of the business by Hg in 2004. Nic is the Senior Partner and Executive Chairman of Hg and Head of the Saturn fund.  He has ultimate responsibility for Hg’s strategy, management and governance. 

Nic started his investing career in 1990. He joined Hg in 2001 as founder of the firm’s Technology Team. From 1990-2001 he was a director at Barclays Private Equity (now Equistone), Geocapital and 3i plc.  He holds a first class degree in Electronic Engineering and was a IEEE and National Engineering Council scholar.