William Lemberg

William Lemberg
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 oversees portfolio management and trading 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’.

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.



  • Barron’s
  • Credit Flux 2015
  • Deal of the Year 2014
  • Direct Lender of the Year 2014
  • Euroweek 2014
  • Credit Flux 2014
  • HFM 2013
  • Euroweek 2012
  • Creditflux 2012
BNY Mellon