Working with private equity firms, strategic investors, and companies of all sizes, Gary utilizes his extensive technology and business experience to provide insights around market readiness, scalability, and growth potential. He advised on more than 150 acquisitions valued from $10 million up to $40 billion.
Gary’s technology proficiency and business process optimization experience helped companies save millions of dollars through improved resource utilization, operations, cash flow management, and business intelligence.
Clients and team members enjoy working with Gary because of his unique ability to solve complex problems, teach and inspire, and have fun all at the same time.
Gary joined West Monroe after selling Pongworks Consulting, a technology consulting firm he founded. He earned a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University Chicago.
What makes Gary different
Travel ignites Gary’s adventurous spirit and curiosity. His favorite global destinations are Paris, Provence, Tuscany, and Scotland. However, there are few places outside the U.S. that he wouldn't want to visit at least once. When he’s not working or traveling, Gary is a noted Lego creator, with more than half a million bricks in his home office.
Where Gary makes an impact
Gary coached travel baseball teams and helped organize a league. These days he mostly focuses on fundraising for various causes, but still frequently volunteers as a youth baseball umpire and instructor.