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William Saunders

T: +44 20 7809 2138 M: +44 7770 721 429 Email William | Vcard Office: London

William Saunders Head of funds and financial services

Contact details

William Saunders

William Saunders
Head of funds and financial services

T: +44 20 7809 2138 M: +44 7770 721 429 Email William | Vcard Office: London

William is a partner and head of the funds and financial services group advising on the launch, reconstruction, takeover and investments of funds and trading companies.
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William has many years of experience in all aspects of real estate, private equity, split capital, emerging market, hedge and listed, offshore alternative investment funds as well as advising managers, brokers, nomads and sponsors. He has been rated as a leader in his field by various directories for many years.


"exceedingly good"


Chambers UK 2016 
  • Investment funds
  • Corporate

William has many years of experience dealing with corporate and M&A matters, servicing the needs principally of his funds and fund management clients. 

Examples include:

Schroders Real Estate Fund

Advised Schroders Real Estate Fund on its acquisition of the Hammersmith shopping centre for £153 million.

First Investment Bank

Advised First Investment Bank on its acquisition of MKB Unionbank, a rival bank in Hungary.

Property Income and Growth Limited

Acted on the MBO of a London listed Guernsey property fund ("Property Income and Growth Limited") which was the first ever takeover of a Guernsey listed company.

More: Investment funds

William has many years of experience dealing with corporate and M&A matters, servicing the needs principally of his funds and fund management clients.

Examples include:

Schroders Real Estate Fund

Advised Schroders Real Estate Fund on its acquisition of the Hammersmith shopping centre for £153 million.

First Investment Bank

Advised First Investment Bank on its acquisition of MKB Unionbank, a rival bank in Hungary.

Property Income and Growth Limited

Acted on the MBO of a London listed Guernsey property fund ("Property Income and Growth Limited") which was the first ever takeover of a Guernsey listed company.

More: Corporate
  • Funds and financial services

William has many years of experience dealing with corporate and M&A matters, servicing the needs principally of his funds and fund management clients.

Examples include:

Schroders Real Estate Fund

Advised Schroders Real Estate Fund on its acquisition of the Hammersmith shopping centre for £153 million.

First Investment Bank

Advised First Investment Bank on its acquisition of MKB Unionbank, a rival bank in Hungary.

Property Income and Growth Limited

Acted on the MBO of a London listed Guernsey property fund ("Property Income and Growth Limited") which was the first ever takeover of a Guernsey listed company.

More: Funds and financial services

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