William J. Sheoris
Bill is Fair Oaks’ Chief Operating Officer and one of the founders of Fair Oaks. Prior to founding Fair Oaks, Bill was a senior executive in the credit group of Apollo Global Management where he was responsible for facilitating the acquisition and merger of Stone Tower Capital’s non-investment functions into Apollo’s global infrastructure. Bill was one of the three original founders of Stone Tower Capital, a member of the firm’s Management Committee and a member of the Board of Directors of the firm’s CLOs and hedge funds.
Bill was the lead partner in charge of developing and overseeing all of the non-investment functions of Stone Tower and served as the Chief Financial Officer. Prior to the launch of Stone Tower, Bill was the founder and general partner of a venture capital fund focused on infrastructure and software. Bill began his career as an investment banking analyst in the private equity sponsor group at Smith Barney Inc. and later as an analyst on the convertible debt capital markets desk.