bohnsack-pic-smallWilliam (Bill) Bohnsack ('91)

President & Sr. Partner, Oak Hill Advisors


Bill is President and Senior Partner of Oak Hill Advisors, a leading alternative investment firm with approximately $40 billion of capital that primarily invests in leveraged loans, high yield bonds, structured products, distressed and private credit investments across North America, Europe and other geographies. He is responsible for day-to-day management of various aspects of OHA including client relationships, product development, operations, legal and administration.  Bill chairs or serves on various firm committees including the partnership, investment strategy, risk, valuation and ESG committees. Bill is based in New York, New York.  

Bill joined OHA in 1993 as a high yield and distressed debt investor and has represented OHA as a lead participant on numerous creditor committees. He previously worked at Prudential Capital and Keystone Group as an investor in both the private and public credit markets.


Bill serves on the Board of Trustees of the Cape Eleuthera Foundation.


He earned a BA from St. Lawrence University and an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.