William Metzler, CFA, CAIA

Investment Analyst

William Metzler is an investment analyst on the real estate team at Salient.

Previously, William was an investment analyst for Salient’s former private markets team where he developed and sourced new investment theses, underwriting, risk management and regular asset allocation exercises. Prior to joining Salient in 2019, William spent over two years working on the credit risk desk at a prominent regional bank where he oversaw the valuation and risk monitoring processes of the bank’s large, national customers. William began his career as a commercial credit analyst at a firm specializing in lending to the construction industry.

William has a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance and is currently pursuing a Masters of Science in data science, both from the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. Additionally, he received his CFA® designation in 2018 and his CAIA designation in 2020.

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