Cal Keating


Cal Keating is a member of the Global Sports/Gaming and Technology Practices based in Odgers Berndtson’s Los Angeles office.

With over 5 years of experience in executive search and leadership consulting, he focuses on professional and intercollegiate sports entities and affiliates, eSports & video gaming, media & entertainment, consumer goods, and emerging technologies. He also serves as a legal contact to the firm and assists with internal operations and strategies.

Prior to joining Odgers Berndtson, Cal worked with The Association of Executive Search and Leadership Consultants (AESC) and The Basketball Tournament (TBT), where he held key legal and business advisory positions. Previously, he worked with Russell Reynolds Associates (RRA) in the Higher Education Practice.

Cal is a published author in The Sports Lawyers Journaland a former Collegiate Track & Field athlete. Cal holds a J.D. from Tulane University Law School with a Certificate of Specialization in Sports Law and received his B.A. in Economics from The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB).