William Young

Global President and Chief Legal Officer

William Young, Lone Star Funds

Mr. Young is the Global President and Chief Legal Officer of Lone Star, responsible for management and operations of the organization and oversight of the legal and compliance function. Mr. Young serves as Chairman of Lone Star’s Global Risk and Market Risk Committees and is a member of the Legal and Compliance Risk Committee, certain portfolio company boards that are investments of certain Funds and the Board of Managers of Hudson Advisors GenPar LLC (the general partner of Hudson).

Mr. Young has over 30 years of experience in international business transactions. Mr. Young previously served as Chief Operating Officer, Chief of Staff and General Counsel to Lone Star, General Counsel to Hudson and General Counsel of Hudson’s European business unit. Before joining Hudson, Mr. Young was a Partner in the London and Dallas, Texas offices of Vinson & Elkins L.L.P., where he advised on international business transactions, with a particular emphasis on the acquisition, financing and disposition of loan and real estate portfolios, banks and other financial assets. Mr. Young served as the global head of Vinson & Elkins’ Finance practice, as a member of its management and compensation committees, and as co-head of the Dallas office. Mr. Young holds B.B.A and law degrees from the University of Mississippi.