Geoff Hall Joins Executive Search Firm Kingsley Gate Partners
DALLAS, TX, September 12, 2016 — Kingsley Gate Partners, a retained global executive search firm that addresses the senior executive recruitment needs of the digital age, today announced it has hired Geoff Hall as a new partner to support its growing life sciences practice. Geoff will be based out of the company’s newly opened Denver office. Geoff brings a high level of expertise to bear on behalf of Kingsley Gate Partners. He was previously the CEO of Precision Wire Components, a medical technology and manufacturing business based in Tualatin, Ore., where he orchestrated the successful sale of the company to Creganna Medical in 2014. Prior to Precision, Geoff served in several senior leadership positions at Medtronic, the world’s largest medical device manufacturer, securing experience in pricing, partner ecosystems, sales and operations. Geoff also brings extensive industrial psychology experience in behavioral-based interviewing and performance managements skills to the company.
“We’re extremely pleased to have Geoff join our team,” stated Nancy Albertini, founding partner, Office of the CEO at Kingsley Gate Partners. “Geoff brings both an intimate knowledge of the talent challenges that face CEOs in the health and life sciences sector, as well as strong operational skills that will help support our firm’s growth strategy.”
With more than 17 years of unique and differentiated expertise in leading cross-functional teams across sales, marketing, operations, legal, finance, quality and engineering, Geoff will work alongside Buster Houchins, senior partner, Office of the CEO, to expand the life sciences practice to serve its growing base of clients. Geoff will also be instrumental in the company’s continued roll-out of its SaaS-based ClientSuite platform — including its Kingsley Gate MapFit offering — which provides a multi-tiered, unbiased assessment of a candidate’s thinking process and emotional intelligence. Geoff earned a bachelor’s degree in both chemistry and physics from the University of Memphis.
“Geoff has deep relationships and proven expertise in the life sciences sector,” says Buster Houchins, founding partner, Office of the CEO at Kingsley Gate Partners. “Coupled with his knowledge of evaluating behavioral insights, he will provide tremendous value in helping our life sciences clients find and attract the best senior executive talent available.”
About Kingsley Gate Partners
Designed for the digital world, retained global executive search firm Kingsley Gate Partners leverages its deep industry insights, vast search experience and state-of-the-art technology to bring transparency and faster results to the search process. Through its industry-leading, multi-phase evaluation process, the firm’s search partners deliver the right candidates to meet the needs of discerning clients. Headquartered in Dallas, the partnership employs consultants and recruiters worldwide with expertise in private equity, life sciences, technology, manufacturing and professional services.