Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
HC2 Holdings, Inc.
We hereby consent to the incorporation by reference in the Registration Statement No. 333-198727 on Form S-8 of HC2 Holdings, Inc. of our reports dated
March 16, 2015, relating to the consolidated financial statements and financial statement schedule, and the effectiveness of HC2 Holdings, Inc.s internal control over financial reporting, which appear in this Form 10-K.
/s/ BDO USA, LLP
March 16, 2015