William Powers (MBA '83)
Bill Powers currently manages The Strand Partners, the vehicle for Powers Family wealth investments. Bill serves as a general partner of Encore Housing and of Sandbridge Capital. Bill is a senior advisor to JRK Multifamily Platform and is Managing Director at Aspen Highland Partners. Mr. Powers worked for PIMCO for 19 years as a fixed-income portfolio manager and managing director. He oversaw PIMCO’s global portfolio management operations in London, Tokyo, Sydney, Toronto, Munich, and Singapore. Prior to PIMCO, Bill was a Senior Director at Bear Stearns and a Mortgage Specialist at Salomon Brothers. At Princeton he was chosen to the All-Ivy league team and made the naming gift for its football field. Mr. Powers received an AB in Economics from Princeton University and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.