Bill Bertha is a Senior Associate on the Sponsor Products team at Cresset. Prior to joining Cresset, he worked with Adams Street Partners as a Private Equity Associate, focused on secondary transactions. Bill was involved in all aspects of Adams Street’s secondary private equity activities, including business due diligence, industry review, document negotiation, and portfolio management. Prior to Adams Street, Bill was a member of Northwestern Mutual’s private investments team, providing debt and equity co-investments for private equity sponsor backed portfolio companies. His primary responsibilities included structuring, underwriting, and monitoring investments across a variety of industries and asset classes. Bill graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a degree in Finance, Investment and Banking, and was a member of the Wisconsin varsity tennis team.