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Partner, President, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Risk Officer

Bill Sanders


Bill Sanders joined 400CM in 2010 and is Partner, President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Risk Officer.  He serves as a member of the Investment and Executive Committees and is responsible for investment policy, capital allocation, risk management, business development as well as general business operations.  Prior to 400CM, Bill was a Founding Partner, Board Member and Co-Head of Trading for Amherst Holdings LLC, a privately held financial services firm specializing in structured credit investments.  In his role at Amherst, Bill oversaw trading, capital allocation, risk management and compliance as well as general business operations.  Bill has over thirty-five years of financial services experience and, in addition to 400CM and Amherst, has held senior trading and management positions at Freddie Mac, Banc of America Securities and First Boston.  Bill earned a B.S. with honors in Business and Economics from the University of Delaware in 1986.  Bill is a member of the Board of Trustees for The Jefferson Trust, a University of Virginia Alumni Association initiative.  He serves as a Board Member for the Chance Academy which is an educational community that serves as a center for learning, fostering community and belonging, wellness, peace building and cultural literacy for students and their families. In addition, he is an Advisor to In a Perfect World whose mission is to inspire and empower young people with the opportunity, tools and voice to make an impact on the world.  Bill previously served on the Board at PSI, a Washington, DC based nonprofit providing global health services in more than fifty countries (www.psi.org).


  • Executive Committee
  • Investment Committee
  • Price Validation Committee
  • Cybersecurity Committee
  • ESG Committee
  • Operating Committee
  • Risk Committee
  • Transaction Committee