Principal and Head of Global Origination
Mr. Leeney is responsible for overseeing the global deal origination efforts for The Gores Group, managing a team in Beverly Hills, London, and Boulder. Prior to joining Gores in 2007, Mr. Leeney was a Senior Associate at IR consultancy Taylor Rafferty, where he worked on a variety of cross-border transactions including Adidas' acquisition of Reebok, the merger of InterBrew and AmBev, and Pernod Ricard's acquisition of Allied Domecq. Mr. Leeney received a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University.