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William Russell

Innovate Finance

London, UK

Advisory Council Member

Innovate Finance

William Russell
William Russell worked in the city for 19 years, leaving Merrill Lynch as a Managing Director in 2006. In the same year he co-founded Knightsbridge School, a 4-13 prep school in London with 400 pupils. He is a Director of Knightsbridge Schools International which has a global presence, with schools in Colombia, Panama, Turkey and Montenegro. He is a Director of Red Savannah, Congham Hall and Chairman of CDAM, an asset management firm. He is also an Advisory Council Member for Innovate Finance, a new FinTech trade body for technological innovators working to support financial services.

Personal Business Advice

Invest in people, not in numbers.

William Russell’s Newsfeed

13 Jan 2017
Innovate Finance welcomes Belgian delegation to London for launch of FinTech platform B-Hive

William Russell, Sheriff for the City of London Corporation welcomed the visit from the Belgian delegation: “London has long been regarded as one of the world’s most innovative FinTech hubs.....Innovate Finance is an independent membership association that represents the UK’s global FinTech community.

11 Jan 2017
City AM
Forget Brexit: London and Belgium are collaborating on fintech

London's world-leading fintech sector is forging ahead despite Brexit with closer ties to counterparts in Belgium, the heart of European government..."London has long been regarded as one of the world’s most innovative fintech hubs," said sheriff for the City of London Corporation William Russell.

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William Russell’s Background

Advisory Council Member
Apr 2015 - Present
London, UK
An independent not-for-profit membership association representing the UK's global FinTech community.
Senior Advisor
Jan 2015 - Present
London, UK
Leading Independent Capital Markets Advisory Firm whose sole focus is on the success of their corporate and financial sponsor clients.
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Other Business Interests

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Morden College
Mar 2015 - Present
Blackheath, UK
Sep 2014 - Present
London, UK
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William Russell’s Education

General Arts
1984 - 1987
1978 - 1983