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William R. Cornelius

William R. Cornelius


Bill Cornelius is a seasoned professional with investment banking, principal investing, commercial banking, and business operations experience. He has successfully executed private company mergers and acquisitions, sourced and provided debt and equity capital, and managed troubled company restructurings and bankruptcies.

Prior to joining Crutchfield Capital, Mr. Cornelius was the Chief Executive Officer or Chief Financial Officer of several operating businesses. He also served in various capacities at The Boston Consulting Group, Highland Capital, and Amegy Bank.

Mr. Cornelius is a native Houstonian and is active in the community. He serves as Treasurer/Board Member of Seven Mile Road Church, and he previously served as Elder/Board Member at First Presbyterian Church and Board Member of the Camp for All Foundation.

Mr. Cornelius earned a B.B.A. degree from Baylor University and an M.B.A. degree from Duke University, where he graduated as a Fuqua Scholar.

Mr. Cornelius may be reached at wrc@crutchfieldcapital.com.