William Ballmann

"The restructuring & insolvency profession and the excellent work we do in saving businesses and maximising recoveries for creditors has never been particularly well understood by government or the media. R3 has made huge progress in recent years at getting positive messages across."

William is a lawyer with 30 years' experience of restructuring and insolvency. He qualified in 1983 and remembers life before the Insolvency Act 1986. He was President of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association 2004.

He has been a longstanding member of R3 and its predecessor SPI and currently serves on the Yorkshire Region Committee.


Family commitments aside, his interests are skiing, golf, scuba diving, wine, whisky, cars and motor racing.