Our Principal


Michael S. Williams. Mr. Williams has been its Chief Executive Officer and Chief Portfolio Officer of The Company since its formation. Mr. Williams was the President of Aztoré Holding, Inc. from December 1995 until it merged with The Company on August 31, 2012.  From December 1993 to December 1995, Mr. Williams was a founder and was a Managing Director of Bulldog Investment Company LLC.  From November 1990 to December 1993, Mr. Williams was the sole principal of Bucher & Williams, a private investment and consulting company. From October 1987 to November 1990, Mr. Williams was the President, Chief Financial Officer and a Director of ShareData Inc., a public company. For the six years prior to October 1987, Mr. Williams was continuously employed in the securities business as an investment banker with various registered broker-dealers in Detroit, Michigan.  Mr. Williams has an MBA degree in both Strategic Planning and Corporate Finance from the Wharton Graduate School of the University of Pennsylvania (1974) and a BA degree in both History and Political Science from Pennsylvania State University (1969).