President, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Investment Officer, Westfield Capital Management
Will joined Westfield Capital Management in April 1994. In addition to his executive duties, he chairs the Investment Committee, serves as Market Strategist and contributes investment ideas primarily within the Health Care and Energy sectors. In 2001, Will was promoted to President and Chief Investment Officer and now oversees all of Westfield’s US equity and hedge fund strategies. In this role, Will and his team have grown the firm from $2 billion to $17 billion in assets under management. Prior to joining Westfield, Will worked in the Technology Investment Banking Group at Alex Brown & Sons, where his responsibilities included mergers and acquisitions, restructuring, and spin-offs. Before that, he was a Vice President at Kidder, Peabody & Company. Will graduated from Middlebury College in 1983 and received a Masters in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School in 1992. Will and his family are very active in community service, focusing their efforts on education for inner-city children. He is a member of the Board of Directors of City Year Boston, a non-profit organization focused on education for inner city children. He coaches youth soccer and enjoys participating in multiple sports.