A tribute by Alexandre Col, member of the executive committee, Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild SA
|Georges Coulon Karlweis|
A major figure in the world of finance and the right-hand man of the late Baron Edmond de Rothschild, Georges played a key managerial role at Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild in Geneva for several decades.
In 1969, Georges set up Leveraged Capital Holdings, the first fund of hedge funds in the world. Forty two years