Co-Founder & CEO

Sian Withey

Sian was an articled clerk at Linkaters & Paines and qualified into their capital markets group in 1989. She spent the next few years working in the Linklaters’ London and Paris offices.

Sian was one of the first English law qualified lawyers to move to a US firm in London, moving to Weils in 1996 where she also became a partner. In 2001 she moved to Ashurst and was one of the founding partners of the structured finance team and was also the sole English partner in the Ashurst Milan office from 2002 to 2004. In late 2004 she moved to the London office of Fried Frank where she remained until she moved to Watson Farley to establish their capital markets practice.

Sian retired from private practice in 2016 and has been a recruitment consultant since then.