Mr. Hild, Chairman and CEO of ACT Capital Advisors, brings over 25 years of experience in the private equity sector. Prior to joining ACT, Mr. Hild co-founded Invest West Capital, LLC, a West Coast oriented private equity firm focused on mid-market acquisitions. During his tenure with IWC, he served as CEO of five portfolio companies and conducted over 20 mergers, acquisitions, and sales, representing in aggregate more than $200MM in transaction value.
His senior management leadership experience includes light manufacturing, food processing, retail store fixture and durable medical products manufacturing, industrial recycling, critical power, and legal support services. Previously, Bob was a senior manager of Corporate Finance for Ernst and Young, providing advisory services to both buyers and sellers of mid-market companies.
Mr. Hild is a graduate of Brigham Young University’s School of Accountancy, received an MBA from the Marriott School of Business at Brigham Young University, and completed Stanford University’s executive leadership program.