William M. Valtos, Jr.
Senior Managing Director
William M. Valtos, Jr. has been with the firm since its inception in 1997 and has over 25 years of experience in venture capital and private equity in the US and Asia. He has extensive experience in all facets of private equity transactions. He brings in deal sourcing resources, deal structuring expertise, experience in achieving liquidity events, and strategic guidance to the firm. In addition to Billy’s role in the firm, he also has oversight over the financial services business units of the ICCP Group.
Billy is currently the Chairman of DirectWithHotels and holds board positions at Rustan Supercenters and AG&P. He served as Chairman of Ambergris Solutions, one of the firm’s previous portfolio companies and led the sale transaction to Telus, Inc. of Canada. Billy was a former managing director at Strategic Asset Management, a Chicago-based private direct investment firm with over US$600 million in assets under management.
He is currently an active member of the Philippine-Singapore Business Council.
Billy holds a Master of Management Degree from J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree with a double major in Economics and Political Science from the University of Illinois, where he was a Rhodes Scholar candidate.