William Schipke


William is a Credit Investment Analyst for Lord Abbett & Co, which is a $250 billion asset manager specializing in taxable fixed income & leveraged credit strategies based in the greater NYC area. In his current role, William focuses on Gaming, Lodging, Leisure, Media & Telecom sectors with an emphasis on below investment grade debt – high-yield bonds & leveraged loans. Prior to Lord Abbett, he had internship experiences at an alternative fund of funds in Chicago, a long-only equity asset manager near Boston, and a long-only fixed income asset manager in North Carolina. 

Before graduating from Notre Dame in 2019 summa cum laude, William was an active participant in NDIGI programs, a board member of the Notre Dame Investment Club, an Applied Investment Management alumnus (AIM 47), a Department of Admissions tour guide, a Mendoza College of Business Ambassador, and a resident of O'Neill Family Hall. William received the Le Clair Eells Award from the Mendoza College, Department of Finance and has recently passed the Level II examination of the CFA Program.