Since 1991, Will has been investing in and working with private companies, primarily in the central US. He has invested across stages of company development, from start-up to mature stage, and in a wide array of industries, including Healthcare, Information Technologies, Logistics & Distribution, Manufacturing and Business Services.
Prior to founding Turnout Industries, Will has been responsible for all facets of private equity investing and has had the opportunity to manage over 50 transactions over the past 30 years. In 2001, Will co-founded High Street Capital’s first 10-year life, diversified fund (High Street Capital III). As one of three founders, Will was instrumental in setting strategy, raising the capital, building the investment team and investing the top decile fund. During the last five years, Will has been directly involved in the operations side of the industry, including most recently as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Superior Fibers, LLC.
Will is a 1983 Graduate of Kalamazoo College and a 1991 graduate of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.