Precious Williams Owodunni
A trusted advisor to business and law firm leaders. Precious advises, coaches, and trains emerging and senior leaders, because she believes everyone in a business can contribute to profitable growth. Before establishing Mountaintop Consulting, Precious was a Vice President at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where she made private equity investments in high growth companies. She led her group’s investing and business development efforts in numerous Southern markets and served on the board of several portfolio companies. Precious began her Goldman career as an investment banker in the Mergers & Strategic Advisory Group, where she advised oil and gas, oilfield services, power, consumer/retail and industrial companies on mergers, acquisitions, and corporate finance matters.
Precious graduated with honors from Yale University and received her J.D. from Yale Law School. She has served as a board member of numerous private companies, nonprofit organizations, and industry associations. Precious speaks frequently on business development, personal branding, entrepreneurship, strategic career management, and leadership. A Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach, she is a member of the exclusive Forbes Coaches Council. Precious recently received a Houston Business Journal Women Who Mean Business Award for Professional Services, in recognition of her career achievements, community involvement, and leadership.
What Clients Say About Precious
Precious has been a vital thought partner for me over the course of my career. My progress and her impact have been supercharged by her ability to quickly earn the trust of the entire C-Suite at my company.
Leslie D. Hale, President and Chief Executive Officer, RLJ Lodging Trust (NYSE: RLJ)
Precious worked hard to understand what makes our firm tick and how to explain that to the outside world in a simple and compelling way. She nailed it.
Mike Oldham, Partner, Reynolds Frizzell LLP