Carl Williams is a Managing Director with Riverstone Holdings, an energy- and power-focused private investment firm. He joined Riverstone in 2008 and is based in Houston, Texas. Prior to joining Riverstone, Carl Williams was a member of the Global Natural Resources investment banking group at Goldman Sachs. While at Goldman, Carl Williams focused on M&A and financing transactions in the power generation, alternative energy, oil & gas, and refining industries. Prior to that, Carl Williams held various positions in engineering and strategic sourcing with Lyondell Chemical Company.
Carl Williams received his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School where he was awarded the Wall Street Journal Finance Award. He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and a B.A. in Economics and Managerial Studies from Rice University.