Group 31

Partner

Will Gates

Will Gates has significant experience in every facet of the search process, and in 15+ years he has conducted more than 300 senior-level searches for colleges, universities, and nonprofits and in the fields of advanced technology, consumer goods, and biotechnology.

Will has conducted a number of high-profile searches and has successfully recruited board members, chief executive officers, presidents, chief operating officers, executive directors, vice presidents, and directors. This has included work for Fortune 50, mid-sized, and small, rapidly growing corporations, as well as major philanthropic and educational institutions. In addition, Will has published articles on recruiting and career development, has been interviewed by a variety of publications, and has appeared on ABC's Wall Street Journal Week.

Before joining Storbeck/Pimentel & Associates, Will was a Principal in the education and nonprofit practices of A.T. Kearney Executive Search and a Principal with Morgan Samuels. Prior to these roles he served as a consultant with the Los Angeles office of Korn/Ferry International, a recruiting officer for the Data Systems division of Litton Industries, and a district manager with Pepsi-Cola in the New York metropolitan area.

Will served as an officer in the Air Defense Artillery of the United States Army.

Education

M.B.A. University of California, Los Angeles
B.S. United States Military Academy at West Point (Engineering)