• William Douglass

    William Douglass

    Group Head and Managing Director, CIT Healthcare Finance

    William Douglass is Group Head and Managing Director of CIT Healthcare Finance. He is responsible for overseeing CIT's financing and advisory activities in the healthcare sector, including syndicated cash flow financings, asset based loans and real estate financings.

    His areas of expertise include healthcare lending, leveraged finance, buy- and sell-side financing, and credit analysis, underwriting and deal execution.

    Prior to joining CIT in 2009, Douglass spent 10 years with Citigroup, focused on middle market leverage lending and junior debt, covering multiple industries with responsibilities including origination, underwriting and portfolio management. From 2000 to 2005, he worked in the Business Finance Group, providing senior debt financing to companies located throughout the United States (leverage finance, asset-based and investment grade). In 2006, he joined Citi Special Situations, a multi strategy principal investment group, to help launch the fund's middle market junior debt strategy providing capital solutions including unitranche, second lien, mezzanine and equity co-investments. Douglass began his career with SouthTrust Bank in 1994.

    He received a BA in Managerial Economics from Hampden-Sydney College and an MBA from Brock School of Business at Samford University.