William (Billy) PratherFormer Head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure at UTIMCO
William Prather is the former Senior Director of Natural Resources and Infrastructure Investments at UTIMCO, where he led the endowments’ investment activities globally within natural resources and infrastructure across public and private markets. His focus was on energy, metals and mining, agriculture and infrastructure. Prior to joining UTIMCO, William worked at BlackRock in New York City where he was a portfolio manager/analyst investing across the capital structure in both public and private markets. Before BlackRock, William was an Investment Banking Analyst at Lehman Brothers in New York City and an Analyst at Teton Capital in Austin, Texas. William is a CPA and a CFA charterholder and received an MPA and BBA from The University of Texas at Austin, McCombs School of Business.