Crutchfield Capital hires new director

Crutchfield Capital Corp has named William R. Cornelius as a director. His work background includes positions at The Boston Consulting Group, Highland Capital and Amegy Bank. He has also served as CEO and CFO of several unidentified operating businesses.


HOUSTON, Aug. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Crutchfield Capital Corporation, a leading middle-market investment banking firm founded in 1991, is pleased to announce that William R. (Bill) Cornelius has joined the firm as Director.
William (Bill) Cornelius

Mr. Cornelius has 12 years of investment banking, principal investing, commercial banking, and business operations experience. He has successfully executed private company mergers and acquisitions, sourced and provided debt and equity capital, and managed troubled company restructurings and bankruptcies.

Eric Roddiger, Managing Director, noted, “We are delighted to have Bill – an experienced banker, business owner, and investor with deep contacts in the Houston area – join our leadership team. Bill brings a wealth of personal and professional relationships to our firm, and we expect him to be an exceptional advocate for our clients.”

Prior to joining Crutchfield Capital, Mr. Cornelius was the Chief Executive Officer or the Chief Financial Officer of several operating businesses. He also served in various capacities at The Boston Consulting Group, Highland Capital, and Amegy Bank.
Mr. Cornelius is a native Houstonian and is active in the community. He serves as Treasurer/Board Member of Seven Mile Road Church, and he previously served as Elder/Board Member at First Presbyterian Church and Board Member of the Camp for All Foundation.

Mr. Cornelius earned a B.B.A. degree from Baylor University and an M.B.A. degree from Duke University, where he graduated as a Fuqua Scholar.

About Crutchfield Capital Corporation
Crutchfield Capital Corporation is a leading middle-market investment banking firm offering corporate finance advisory services to public and private companies, financial sponsors, and private investors. The firm specializes in providing merger and acquisition advisory services, institutional private placements of equity and debt, and general corporate finance advisory services to companies with revenues or enterprise values generally ranging from $20 million to over $1 billion. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Crutchfield Capital has worked across a wide range of industries and with clients located in over 20 states. Since its founding in 1991, Crutchfield Capital has successfully executed over 100 transactions with aggregate value in excess of $2 billion. Please visit our website,, for more details.