Shirish Saraf
Samena Capital
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Discovery, Inc.

Robin Saunders

Founder, Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer

Clearbrook Capital Partners LLP

London, UK

Robin Saunders


Robin Saunders is a founding partner of Clearbrook Capital Partners, and also acts as its Chief Investment Officer. Clearbrook is a private investment and advisory group that focuses on growth companies across a variety of sectors operating in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and North America. Robin has led over $30 billion of transactions across 15 countries.

Prior to founding Clearbrook, Robin was a leading corporate banker specialising in securitisation and principal finance. From September 1998 to December 2003, she was Managing Director of the Principal Finance Group and the agency Asset Securitisation group at WestLB AG. Her WestLB transactions included the purchase, finance and refinancing of Formula One, Wembley Stadium, Odeon Cinemas, Telecom Italia, MidKent Water and Pubmaster among others.

Robin is a Visiting Fellow at the Said Business School at University of Oxford. She is also a Governor of the British Film Institute and an enthusiastic supporter of the arts, both in the UK and the USA.

Robin Saunders’ Background

Founder, Managing Partner & Chief Investment Officer
Dec 2004 - Present
London, UK
Robin is the Founder and Managing Partner of Clearbrook Capital Partners, a private investment firm specialising in growth companies engaged in Financial Services, business services and property sectors. Clearbrook has investments in asset management, specialty finance banks, infrastructure finance and property backed operating companies across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and the US.
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Global Head
Sep 1998 - May 2004
London, UK
Robin was appointed Global Head of Principal Finance and Securitisation of WestLB in 1998.
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Other Business Interests

Board Governor
May 2018 - Present
London, UK
The BFI is a cultural charity founded in 1933 by Royal Charter. It is the UK’s lead organisation for film, television and the moving image.
Board Member
Jan 2013 - Present
Stockholm, SE
Robin sits on the Board of Seamless Distribution, a global mobile phone payments company.
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Academic Appointments

Visiting Fellow
Jan 2000 - Present
Oxford, UK
Assisting with research, events and programmes at the Centre for Corporate Reputation.

Robin Saunders’ Education