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Attias leaves Rubicon as founder Brewer resumes CEO role


Rubicon Fund Management, the long-running global macro hedge fund group founded by a team of ex-Salomon traders led by Paul Brewer and Joe Leitch, has announced a reshuffle following the return of Brewer to a front-line role at the firm.

Former co-CIO Tim Attias, who joined Rubicon two years ago after several years in prop trading with Salomon and ABN Amro/Royal Bank of Scotland, is leaving the firm “to pursue other opportunities”, the firm said in a statement – with the result that Santiago Alarco will now become the sole CIO at Rubicon.

Following his recuperation from a riding accident,