Launches & Closures

Ex-BlueGold founder Le Mee lines up new Abydos commodity equities firm


Jean-Louis Le Mee
Former BlueGold founding partner Jean-Louis Le Mee is lining up his new London-based Abydos Capital Management commodities equity fund for launch in July, aiming to capitalise on high demand among investors for exposure to commodity-related strategies.

Le Mee – who worked in the Goldman Sachs Principal Strategies group and then at York Capital and Olivant Advisors before joining BlueGold at its inception in 2007 as one of its four original founders – will deploy the same options-based and catalyst-driven approach that has yielded strong results over his eight years as a money