Managing Director and Head of U.S. Loans
Bill is the senior portfolio manager for, and head of Alcentra’s U.S. Loan platform. He is a senior member of the U.S. Investment Committee, and overseas portfolio management, trading and research for the firm’s numerous U.S. funds investing in senior loans. Bill joined Alcentra in July 2008 as part of the combination of Alcentra’s U.S. business with BNY Capital Markets’ funds operations.
Before joining Alcentra, Bill was the loan trader and a portfolio manager in the Hamilton Loan Asset Management Group at BNY Capital Markets (BNYCMI) with approximately $4.0 billion in assets under management. Prior to joining Hamilton, Bill spent two years as the Head of the Loan Sales Group at BNYCMI, where he oversaw primary distribution of syndicated loans. Prior to that, Bill was a Product Manager at BNYCMI for ten years (from 1993-2003), where he was responsible for originating, underwriting and syndicating leveraged and non-leveraged corporate and real estate loans. Bill worked with a wide variety of issuers across a broad range of industries including sponsor leveraged lending. He started his career as an Analyst in The Bank of New York’s Credit Division in 1991.
Bill holds a B.A. from Columbia University and an M.B.A. from Fordham University.