People Moves

Obituary: Charles Macmillan 1955 – 2010


Charlie Macmillan died in July at the age of 54, losing his renewed battle with throat cancer.  He will be missed by many in the hedge fund industry who, over many years, had come to value his enthusiasm for personal contact brokerage in an increasingly electronic marketplace, his equal enthusiasm for food and drink (notably Kummel) and his signature yellow bath ducks which appeared at conferences the world over.

Always based in London, Charlie (with his long-term business partner Steve Barber), headed a desk within ADM Investor Services International – having transferred in the 1990s following a corporate rearrangement