Trident was founded in January, 2020 by Alec Williams, whose background spans real estate and private equity investing, business operations, and military leadership roles.
Prior to founding Trident Holdings, Alec Williams served as an investment professional at TABLE Management, L.P., a large New York based family office, where he led the fund’s real estate investing and real estate portfolio management operations. There he worked primarily on equity investments, asset dispositions, asset refinancing, and operational rationalization. Other past roles in Blackstone’s Private Equity Group and Portfolio Operations Group, along with Lazard’s Financial Advisory Group, augment his experience with operating business acquisitions and management. Mr. Williams received his B.A. in Public Policy from Princeton University, M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and J.D. from Yale Law School. He serves as an officer in the Naval Reserves, has deployed to Afghanistan and Iraq, and is a Bronze Star and Combat Action Ribbon recipient.