Experience and Expertise
Prior to RSR Partners, he was a managing partner of Egon Zehnder International, heading the firm’s Financial Services Practice. Before entering search, Gary held a number of senior management roles with Bank of America, including chief marketing officer. He has also served as president and chief executive officer of Iwerks Entertainment. Gary began his career as a national brands product manager with Colgate-Palmolive.
Outside RSR Partners
Gary graduated from California State University, Los Angeles with a degree in economics. He also received an MBA from the Arizona State University/Thunderbird School of Global Management. Additionally, he has a post graduate degree from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA in director education and certification. Gary lives in Pasadena, California and currently serves on the Board of the Los Angeles Ketchum-Downtown YMCA. He is also actively involved with his alma mater CSULA and serves on its President’s Council.