William A. von Mueffling

William A. von Mueffling ’95
President and Chief Investment Officer, Cantillon Capital Management, New York

William von Mueffling is president of Cantillon Capital Management, an investment firm with more than $12 billion under management.

Mr. von Mueffling was previously a managing director at Lazard Asset Management, where he was responsible for hedge funds. Prior to joining Lazard, he was with Deutsche Bank in Germany and France. He earned a BA from Columbia College in 1990 and an MBA from Columbia Business School in 1995.

Mr. von Mueffling is chairman of the advisory board of the Heilbrunn Center for Graham & Dodd Investing at Columbia Business School. He is chairman of the board of the Buckley School in New York City and is also a board member of Charity Navigator, the leading charity evaluator in the United States. He also serves on the investment committee of the American Academy of Berlin.