Bill Richards

He has been involved in the hedge funds industry since 1983 and is well known for his involvement with many of the Tiger Cub hedge funds which sprang from Julian Robertson’s Tiger Management. After 40 years on Wall Street, Bill retired from UBS Investment Bank as Senior Director for Hedge Fund Client Relationships. He has continued his involvement with the industry as Managing Partner of WBR Advisors LLC. and as a Board Member of Precision Macro, and Virtual Procurement Services a $ 1.8 billion hedge fund founded in August of 2008. In the nonprofit world, Bill serves as Co-Chairman of the Governor’s Council of Cerebral Palsy Americas Research Foundation. He is also a Board Member of the Jamestown Foundation, a think tank well known for its research on international relations and global terrorism.