Pascal Meysson joined H.I.G. Capital as head of its European direct lending business, H.I.G. WhiteHorse Europe.
He was also appointed as a managing director, said a news release on the alternative investments firm's website Monday.
Further details were not immediately available.
"We are delighted to welcome Pascal to the team and are excited about the opportunity to continue to expand the WhiteHorse European team with such an experienced and accomplished investment professional," John Bolduc, executive managing director at H.I.G. Capital, said in the release.
H.I.G. Capital has €34 billion ($38.4 billion) in assets under management.
Mr. Meysson was a managing director at $41 billion private debt manager Alcentra. He was not directly replaced, a spokeswoman confirmed. He left the firm in August 2019.