Ken Goebel

Ken Goebel

Director Mergers & Acquisitions San Francisco


Ken brings a diverse background that includes client service and operational processes and technologies to his partnerships with private equity and strategic buyers to deliver pre-close and post-close projects and transaction advisory leadership. He helps to identify both risk and value creation elements in the pre-close diligence process as well as overseeing complex post-close technology transformation projects.

Ken also assists portfolio companies of private equity clients in realizing the value of technology and digital initiatives.

Ken joined West Monroe in 2009 after spending several years in marketing, analytics and eCommerce roles with Navigon and Tripp Light. He was a member of West Monroe’s marketing team before moving into a consulting role focused initially on customer relationship management solutions and customer experience strategy. He has a bachelor’s degree from Augustana College.

What makes Ken different

An active outdoorsman from Denver, Ken spends much of ski season in nearby Silverthorne. When it’s warmer, he also enjoys mountain biking, fly fishing, and hiking. Ken was a competitive swimmer from age four through college. His wife, Michelle, is a Doctor of Nursing Practice.

Where Ken makes an impact

Ken leads the San Francisco office culture committee and employee retention initiatives with a focus on creating the Next Generation of Leaders. In his spare time, he is a volunteer with Boys Hope Girls Hope of Colorado.

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