William Metzler, CFA, CAIA

Investment Analyst
Houston

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 and was responsible for 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 a Master of Science in data science, both from the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University. He is a CFA® charterholder, CAIA charterholder and a member of CFA Institute and CFA Society Houston. Additionally, William is a member of Money Management Institute’s 2020 Leadership Pathway program, which is designed to recognize and nurture the finance industry’s next generation of leaders.

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