Woodsford announces further expansion

We are excited to announce a  further major expansion of our global team with the appointment of Ryan Schultz as Vice President, Business Development in the US, four new members of the London-based underwriting and finance teams and the addition of former Linklaters partner, Kathryn Ludlow to our IAP.

The appointments of Schultz (Minneapolis), Emily Woolcott, Karen Espinoza, Michael Abdul and Alba Baeza Breva  (London) to our executive team and Kathryn Ludlow to our Investment Advisory Panel (IAP), illustrate continued robust global growth.

Schultz joins from the Intellectual Property & Technology Group at Robins Kaplan LLP, a preeminent trial law firm in the US, where he was a Partner. Ryan will be looking to build on and grow Woodsford’s intellectual property partnerships.

Woodsford’s CEO, Steven Friel noted: “Our business has long been known for having high quality capital and high quality professionals.  These important new hires demonstrate that we continue to attract the best talent to our team, which is one of the reasons that Woodsford stands out as a top performer in ESG, access to justice and litigation finance.”

You can read read the full press release here.