William J. Booth is the director of non-U.S. research and a global portfolio manager and equity research analyst at Epoch Investment Partners. Bill joined Epoch in 2009 from PioneerPath Capital, a long/short equity hedge fund, where he was a consumer and retail analyst. Prior to PioneerPath, he was a senior analyst at Level Global where he focused on the consumer and industrial sectors. He also held an equity research position at Louis Dreyfus Commodities and was a credit analyst with Citigroup. Bill holds a BS in chemical engineering from Yale University and an MBA from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business. He holds the CFA designation.