Accomplished Venture Capital Executive to Help
Technology Companies Break Out of the Status
Quo at April 9 Utah Technology Council Annual
Robert Gay, Co-Founder and CEO of Huntsman Gay Global Capital, to Deliver Keynote Speech on
“Breaking Out of the Status Quo - How to Take Your Company to the Next Level”
March 30, 2010 07:36 PM Eastern Daylight Time
SALT LAKE CITY--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Robert Gay (photo), managing director, co-founder and the
chief executive officer of Huntsman Gay Global Capital, will keynote the Utah Technology Council’s (UTC) Annual
Members’ Meeting on April 9 at 11:30 a.m. at the Grand America Hotel. The title of his talk is “Breaking Out of the
Status Quo - How to Take Your Company to the Next Level.”
In addition to the keynote address, UTC will extend special recognition to Utah Governor Gary R. Herbert and
honor outstanding member leadership and participation in the following peer forums: CEO, CFO, CTO, Emerging
Executive, HR, Marketing and Sales. Awards will also be given for Legislator of the Year, Educator of the Year and
Volunteer of the Year.
Attendees can register at www.utahtechcouncil.org. The luncheon event is one of the most anticipated events of the
year and is expected to sell out.
The keynote speaker, Dr. Gay, has been involved in the private equity business since 1986. From 1989 to 2004, he
served as a managing director of Bain Capital. He was one of the firm’s senior partners and served as a member of
its management and business policy committees. He also led many of the firm’s investments and oversaw Bain
Capital Europe where he opened the firm’s London and Munich offices.
Dr. Gay started in private equity when he joined GE Capital from McKinsey & Co., where he was an engagement
manager. At GE, he was executive vice president of the GECC Capital Markets group. He also formed and
organized Sorenson Capital, a middle-market private equity firm, and was a member of its Advisory Board.
Dr. Gay graduated in 1982 wit