Senior Portfolio Manager
Gulf Street Asset Management
Will Farr previously worked at Steele Creek beginning at its inception in 2013, serving as a key member of the credit portfolio management and research team. He was instrumental in designing and implementing the firm’s credit platform. Will managed credit exposures for industries including financial services, insurance, chemicals, energy, metals & mining and industrials. Will’s credit portfolio included over $750MM in syndicated loan investments across 6 CLOs and other investment vehicles out of the firm’s total $3B of AUM.
Prior to joining Steele Creek, Will worked for CommunityOne Bank as a portfolio manager in the Special Assets Division, evaluating non-performing loan portfolios; recommending and implementing strategies for value maximization; and providing Board level updates on the portfolio.
Previously Will served for 6 years as a senior credit analyst and distressed portfolio manager for Gulf Stream Asset Management until its sale to Apollo in 2011. He spearheaded efforts to grow the firm’s loan investments in technology, software and business services, and financial services, managing over 60 investments in the firm’s greater than $4.7B AUM of CLO and separate accounts.
Will graduated from Davidson College with an A.B. in Economics and earned his CFA charter in 2000.