Ania Rontaler



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General Experience

Ania has wide-ranging expertise in the asset management sector, and is particularly skilled at advising start-up hedge funds and asset managers on M&A. As co-chair of our women’s network, she’s also at the forefront of retaining and attracting female talent within the firm.

Ania is a partner in our Corporate group in London. She knows the asset management sector inside out, advising on transactional M&A work as well as managers of all sizes on day to day matters including Brexit reorganisations.

As a specialist in start-up hedge funds, Ania works closely with asset managers to understand their business objectives, and delivers carefully tailored, practical legal advice to match. She was instrumental in developing LaunchPlus: US to UK, our online resource for US hedge fund managers expanding into the UK.

As co-chair of our women’s network, The Number One Club, Ania is passionate about developing and retaining female talent in the firm, and across the wider business community.

Since joining Simmons & Simmons in 2003, Ania has completed secondments at our offices in the Netherlands and Hong Kong, as well as with a US hedge fund. Ania features in The Hedge Fund Journal’s 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds and was also listed as a rising star, new generation M&A partner by Legal Week.