Mr. Seth Williams is an entrepreneur and financial professional focused on the execution of transformative ideas. As CEO of Zhongmen Group, his key responsibilities include company strategy, business development, investor relations, and general oversight of the company’s investment banking and advisory operations.
At Catalyst Partners, a principal investment and advisory firm, Seth has helped growth-stage companies to realize their full potential by providing capital along with comprehensive strategic advisory services. Previously, Seth has worked in financial consulting and middle-market investment banking across a range of industries and has advised multiple technology startups engaged in sectors as diverse as water, oil & gas, 3D printing, and mobile e-commerce. He is passionate about education reform and has contributed to numerous organizations focused on improving public schools.
Seth obtained a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Texas at Austin and later pursued graduate studies in international relations at the Johns Hopkins – School for Advanced International Studies in Nanjing, China. He also completed language study programs at Tsinghua University and Beijing University and is fluent in Mandarin Chinese. Seth is a registered representative with FINRA and holds Series 7, Series 24 and Series 63 licenses.