Ethan Underwood is a managing director of H.I.G. WhiteHorse. He is responsible for all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, structuring, post-close strategies, as well as portfolio management. Prior to H.I.G. WhiteHorse, Ethan was a founding partner of WhiteHorse Capital Partners, L.P., a leading credit investor and manager of Collateralized Loan Obligations. At WhiteHorse, he co-managed portfolios of par and distressed loans across numerous industries and sectors through a variety of market cycles. Before founding WhiteHorse, Ethan was with Highland Capital Management and began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Ethan earned a B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation. He’s a former member of the university’s 1883 Council.