Team - M. William Macey, Jr.
M. William Macey, Jr.
Managing partner, co-founder of Sterling Investment Partners, L.P.
and Sterling Investment Partners II, L.P.
M. William Macey, Jr. (Bill) is a managing partner of Sterling Investment Partners. He was a cofounder of Sterling's predecessor in 1991, and is involved in all aspects of the firm's investment activities, including sourcing opportunities, negotiating and structuring transactions, and working with management teams after Sterling's initial investment. Bill currently serves as co-chairman of Lazer Spot, Inc. and on the board of directors for Service Logic, FCX Performance, Inc. and Survey Sampling International. Bill is a past board member of Aavid Thermal Technologies, Inc. (formerly a public company), The Kenan Advantage Group, Inc., The CBORD Group, Inc., GPX International Tire, Tidewater Holdings and U.S. Shipping Partners.
Prior to co-founding Sterling, Bill was a managing director in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Smith Barney, Harris Upham & Co. Inc. and was a managing director of Asian Oceanic Group, a merchant bank headquartered in Hong Kong focused on cross-border transactions between the U.S. and Asia. Upon graduation from law school, Bill practiced corporate law at Cravath, Swaine & Moore in New York City.
Bill is a member of the Board of Trustees of St. Luke’s School in New Canaan, CT and also a director of Norwalk Grass Roots Tennis, a nonprofit organization that provides after school programs to children of Norwalk, Connecticut's housing projects and their neighborhoods.
J.D. Yale Law School
B.A. Dartmouth College