Hall of Fame Quarterback, Co-founder and Managing Director of HGGC
Steve Young’s professional football career spanned more than fifteen years in the NFL, primarily with the San Francisco 49ers, where he received numerous accolades, including Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl XXIX, Sports Illustrated and Sporting News’ Player of the Year from 1992 – 1994, and the NFL’s Most Valuable Player for 1992 and 1994. In 2005, Mr. Young was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, the first left-handed quarterback to be so honored.
Mr. Young is also the highest-rated quarterback in NFL history and has the distinction of being the only signal caller in league annals to win four consecutive NFL passing titles.
Steve has been successful beyond his NFL Career. Among his many accomplishments, he was a member of Northgate Capital, LLC, the general partner of Northgate Capital Partners, L.P., Founder & Chair of the Forever Young Foundation Charity, and is currently a Managing Director and Co-founder of HGGC.
Steve Young is a graduate of Brigham Young University where he earned a J.D. from the College of Law as well as a B.S. in Finance and Political Science.