FORT WORTH, Texas, May 31, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crestline Investors, Inc., a credit focused institutional alternative asset manager, has named Keith Williams a Partner of the firm. Williams, who joined Crestline in 2012 as Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager, is responsible for Crestline's Opportunistic and Private Credit Strategies.
"Keith has been a driving force in expanding these strategies, which have grown dramatically and now employ 16 people in the US and five in Europe. We are delighted to have Keith as a member of the Partnership," said Douglas Bratton, Managing Partner & CIO of Crestline.
Crestline's Opportunistic and Credit Strategies group focuses on providing capital solutions to lower middle market and middle market companies, ranging from senior secured loans to junior capital in performing and distressed situations.
In total, Crestline manages $4.4 billion in credit and opportunistic strategies.
"I am honored to have been named a partner of the firm," said Williams. "Crestline has had a long-standing commitment to credit strategies and I'm excited to continue working to build our business and identify attractive investment opportunities on behalf of our clients."
Williams joined Crestline from McKinsey & Co., where he was a senior member of McKinsey's Recovery & Transformation Practice. Before that, he was a senior member of the Special Situations Group at Goldman Sachs, where he developed and implemented liquid and illiquid distressed investing strategies and was responsible for deal sourcing and execution for private debt strategies. Williams has a BBA in Finance from Southern Methodist University and a MBA from Rice University.
About Crestline Investors, Inc.
Crestline Investors, Inc., founded in 1997 and based in Fort Worth, Texas, is a credit focused institutional alternative investment management firm with approximately $10.3 billion of assets under management. Crestline specializes in credit, opportunistic investments, and hedge fund and beta solutions. In addition to its Fort Worth, Texas headquarters, the company maintains affiliate offices in New York City, Chicago, London, Toronto and Tokyo. For more information, please visit www.crestlineinvestors.com.
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