Ed Gander is Head of Weil’s London Private Funds Group and Co-Head of Weil’s Global Private Funds Group. Ed has twenty-five years of fundraising experience and, uniquely among legal funds practitioners, he was a founder and managing partner of his own private equity business, ViaNova Capital, between 2003 and 2006. Ed's experience includes raising private equity, infrastructure, real estate, credit funds and funds of funds. Ed is a renowned private funds industry leader and has sat on a variety of Industry Legal and Regulatory committees. Ed is also co-Chair of Weil's Global Pro Bono Group, comprising 1000+ Weil lawyers, providing over 70,000 pro bono hours each year to Weil clients in need.
University of Oxford (M.A., 1994).