William Sporborg

Advisor, Private Markets

William became an Advisor to Bailey Fisher in 2017, focusing on Private Markets.  He has known Bailey Fisher since the company was founded and was one of its first clients.

Having been educated at Cambridge University, William qualified as a chartered accountant with Price Waterhouse, before working in the leisure industry and the private equity industry in London.

He broke my back in the mid-nineties in a racing accident and relocated to Suffolk. In 1997 he joined N W Brown & Co, initially working in corporate finance before becoming a Co-founder of The Cambridge Gateway Fund, an early stage technology fund.  He left The Cambridge Gateway Fund in 2005, and has since designed, raised and managed niche alternative tax efficient investments in bloodstock, racing, jewellery and fine wine.  William is a Trustee of the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust and The Wavertree Trust; a Director of Newmarket Racecourse and a member of the Jockey Club.