Will Mesdag

Founder at Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC

Will Mesdag

Will Mesdag

Founder at Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC

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Career Highlights

Red Mountain Capital Management, Inc.
Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC

RelSci Relationships

8147

Number of Boards

24

Birthday

1954

Age

67

Relationships
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Partner & Portfolio Manager at Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC

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Former Partner at Crestview Partners

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Senior Managing Director, Private Equity at Evercore Partners LLC

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Vice Chairman at International Insurance Society, Inc.

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Former Senior Managing Director at Guggenheim Partners LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Encore Capital Group, Inc.

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President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Pacific Council on International Policy

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Managing Director at J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC

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Co-Founder at The Sage Group LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Western Alliance Bancorp.

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Will Mesdag
Founder at Red Mountain Capital Partners LLC
Education
J.D.
Class of 1978

Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University and one of the five Ivy League law schools. The school confers three law degrees. The school has three law journals that are student-edited: the Cornell Law Review, the Cornell International Law Journal, and the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy. Additionally, the Journal of Empirical Legal Studies is a peer-reviewed journal that is published by Cornell Law faculty.

B.A.
Class of 1974

Northwestern University is a private institution founded in 1851 to serve the Northwest Territory, an area that now includes the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and parts of Minnesota. In 1853 the founders purchased a 379-acre tract of land on the shore of Lake Michigan 12 miles north of Chicago. They established a campus and developed the land near it, naming the surrounding town Evanston in honor of one of the University's founders, John Evans. After completing its first building, its first building in 1855, Northwestern began classes that fall with two faculty members and 10 students. Northwestern has three campuses and a total of 12 Schools and Colleges (one of which is located in South Florida. Two campuses are located on Lake Michigan, a 240-acre campus in Evanston, the first suburb north of Chicago, and a 25-acre campus in Chicago. One campus is located in Doha, Qatar. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth in a setting enhanced by the richness of Chicago.

Memberships
Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Fellow
Current

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues. The Institute has campuses in Aspen, Colorado, and on the Wye River on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It also maintains offices in New York City and has an international network of partners.

Career History
Founder
2005 - Current

Red Mountain Law Group offers a broad range of legal services, including general business, employment, intellectual property, trademark, corporate, tax, real estate, estate planning, litigation, securities and private equity.

Senior Advisor
Prior

The Davis Cos., Inc. operates as a staffing agency. It provides contract staffing, direct hire, payroll, managed staffing, and contract-to-hire services. The company was founded by Robert Davis in 1985 and is headquartered in Marlborough, MA.

President
Current

Red Mountain Capital Management, Inc. is a private company headquartered in Los Angeles, CA. The firm provides investment services.

Boards & Committees
Independent Director
2016 - Current

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. is a leadership advisory company. It provides executive search and leadership consulting services, which includes succession planning, executive assessment, talent retention management, executive development, transition consulting for newly appointed executives, and mergers and acquisitions human capital integration consulting. Heidrick & Struggles International was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Member, Board of Directors
2014 - Current

Destination XL Group, Inc. engages in the retail of specialty products. It offers shirts, pants, shorts, outerwear, activewear, suiting, underwear and lounge, shoes, and accessories. It distributes its products under the following brand names: Destination X, DXL, DXL Men's Apparel, DXL Outlets, Casual Male XL, and Casual Male XL Outlets. It operates through the Stores, and Direct Businesses segments. The company was founded by Calvin Margolis and Stanley I. Berger in 1976 and is headquartered in Canton, MA.

Lead Director
Current

Davis Petroleum Corp. provides private oil and gas exploration, development and production services. The firm specializes in drilling, completions, production operations, pipelines, and marketing staff. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Houston, TX.

Vice Chairman
Current

Music Associates of Aspen, Inc. provides music education services. The firm's services include, chamber, opera, contemporary music, master classes, orchestral concerts and lectures. The company was founded by Walter Paepcke and Elizabeth Paepcke in 1949 and headquartered in Aspen, CO.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

The Pacific Council on International Policy is a non-partisan membership-based organization focused on foreign policy. Founded in 1995 in partnership with the Council on Foreign Relations, the Pacific Council is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. It is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Its activities include speaking events, policy-focused task forces, and international fact-finding missions.

President, Board of Trustees
Prior

The Museum of Contemporary Art operates as a gallery for contemporary art. The company's services include collection, presentation, and interpretation of art and to preserving for future generations. It was founded in 1979 and headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1 - $10K
2019

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

$55K - $80K
2019

Music Associates of Aspen, Inc. provides music education services. The firm's services include, chamber, opera, contemporary music, master classes, orchestral concerts and lectures. The company was founded by Walter Paepcke and Elizabeth Paepcke in 1949 and headquartered in Aspen, CO.

$1 - $10K
2018

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Political Donations
$5,000
2010

Former Governor of California

$5,000
2010

Former Governor of California

$5,000
2009

Former Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

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Red Mountain Partners LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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