Will joined the PFG team in 2021 and is responsible for identifying, structuring, and executing investment opportunities. He focuses on high-growth technology businesses across the U.S., Latin America, Europe, and Middle East. Additionally, Will assists the PFG team with various portfolio management and investor relations responsibilities. Prior to joining PFG, Will worked in the Debt Capital Markets Group at Citizens Bank, where he supported corporate and private equity-backed issuers to execute leveraged buyouts, M&A, and other opportunistic transactions through syndicated debt financings across the bank and institutional loan markets.
Will holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Kenan Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.
Will couldn’t settle for playing on just one basketball team, so he plays on several teams all in competitive leagues.
“I joined PFG to have the opportunity to get hands-on deal experience and learn from a group of partners that are respected throughout the industry and have a successful investment track record.”
IDB Invest, a member of the IDB Group, is a multilateral development bank committed to promoting the economic development of its member countries in Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector. IDB Invest finances sustainable companies and projects to achieve financial results and maximize economic, social, and environmental development in the region. With a portfolio of $16.3 billion in asset management and 347 clients in 25 countries, IDB Invest provides innovative financial solutions and advisory services that meet the needs of its clients in a variety of industries.
PFG leads a joint venture with IDB Invest that provides debt capital to emerging innovative tech companies across the region via our Latin America Growth Lending Fund. The initiative brings investment expertise into LAC from top notch global players in this field.
SVB is a leading American bank providing products, services and strategic advice for businesses at every stage. They operate as a go-to commercial bank for start-ups and established corporations, offering venture funding, private banking & wealth advising. SVB is the largest lender to technology companies globally.
SVB has built its reputation as the financial partner of the innovation economy – helping individuals, investors and the world’s most innovative companies achieve extraordinary outcomes.
PFG and SVB have maintained an official strategic partnership since the late 1980’s. We have collaborated together as co-lenders and extended each other's ability to reach new markets and provide deeper capital to high-growth companies.
PFG and SVB have provided growth debt across the U.S. & Canada, Europe, Middle East, Asia, and Latin America, where we co-manage a Venture Debt Latin America Growth Lending Fund.
IFC — a member of the World Bank Group — is the largest global development institution focused on the private sector in emerging markets. IFC works in more than 100 countries, using its capital, expertise, and influence to create markets and opportunities in developing countries, leveraging the power of the private sector to end extreme poverty and boost shared prosperity.
PFG and IFC are strategic partners where we extend IFC’s direct venture and VC funding, collaborating on fintech and tech lending across global growth markets.
Aims to be the partner of choice for the private sector in Latin America and the Caribbean. They finance projects to advance clean energy, modernize agriculture, strengthen transportation systems and expand access to financing.