Wil E.

Wil E.

Breaking into private equity from a non-traditional background

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Studied at Harvard Business School

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Works at toolbox

Available Friday at 12:30 AM UTC

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Wil’s Private Equity Qualifications

Experience level: Associate

10+ people coached for Private Equity

Open to working with clients outside the U.S.

Worked at Warburg Pincus (a top 3 private equity firm) across industrials, business services and late-stage technology businesses.

Wil can help with:

LinkedIn Review

Technical Interview Prep

Resume Review

Networking Strategy

Due Diligence

Behavioral Interview Prep

Wil also coaches for MBA, Investment Banking, and Business Strategy & Operations. View all.

About Wil

Co-founder & CEO at Toolbox - a Y Combinator backed startup. Pivoted twice on the way to product-market fit. Attended Harvard Business School for my MBA. Started my career in Investment Banking at Goldman Sachs. Moved to Warburg Pincus in private equity. Came to the U.S. at 16 and navigated the U.S. college system to graduate in Finance & Chemistry.

Why do I coach?

Love the ability to give back and help others on their journey

Work Experience

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Co-founder & CEO


2019 - Present

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Graduate Fellow

Highland Capital Partners

2018 - 2019

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Warburg Pincus

2015 - 2017

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Investment Banking Analyst

Goldman Sachs

2012 - 2015

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Sorenson Impact

2011 - 2012


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Harvard Business School


2017 - 2019

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Brigham Young University

Marriott School of Business Admissions Committee, Advisor

2010 - 2012

Admissions Committee Experience

B.S. in Management (Finance emphasis). Minor in Chemistry

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Grayson College

Associate, Biology & Chemistry

2005 - 2007

Wil E.

Wil E.