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Alan Howard

Founder, Brevan Howard Asset Management
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Net worth 2018: $1.35 Billion
Industry: Investments
Residence: Geneva, Switzerland
BirthDay: 5 August 1937
Sigh: Virgo
Died On: 14/02/2015
Children: 4
Education: Master of Science, Imperial College London

Alan Howard was bornon 5 August 1937 in Geneva, Switzerland, United Kingdom, is Founder, Brevan Howard Asset Management. Alan Howard is #1677 in List Billionaires People In The World. Alan Howard runs Brevan Howard Asset Management, a big European hedge fund specializing in macro trading. The firm continues to be snake bitten by asset outflows and investors redeemed another $7 billion in 2016. Howard's main hedge fund returned about 3% net of fees in 2016, continuing a recent string of uninspiring returns.


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Howard died on 14 February 2015 at the Royal Free Hospital in Hampstead, London, of pneumonia


They became lovers not long afterwards, and married in 2004


Howard was appointed CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in 1998


He made occasional film appearances, including a significant role in Peter Greenaway’s The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover (1989) as Michael, "The Lover" who carries on a doomed affair with "The Wife" Georgina played by Helen Mirren


He also played the title role of Coriolanus in the 1984 BBC Shakespeare production


He played a spymaster in the Thames Television six-hour spy story Cover, written by Philip Mackie, 1981; and played John Osborne's father, Tom Osborne, in A Better Class of Person, Thames 1985


Other awards include the 1980 Variety Club Best Actor Award for the title roles in Richard II and Richard III; and the Drama magazine (British Theatre Association) Award for Best Actor (joint) 1981, for Richard II, Good and The Forest


He twice gained the Evening Standard Award Best Actor trophy for his performances in Coriolanus (1978) and Good (1981)


His second came in 1977, again voted for by the London critics, when he won as Best Actor for his RSC performances in Wild Oats, the three parts of Henry VI and Coriolanus


He also won the Society of West End Theatre award for Best Actor (1976) for his performances as Prince Hal in Henry IV, Part One and Part Two and Henry V and in 1978 as Best Actor in a Revival for Coriolanus (these are now known as the Olivier Awards)


Subsequent RSC roles, all at Stratford unless otherwise stated, included:Howard then played Eric von Stroheim in The Ride Across Lake Constance at the Hampstead Theatre in November 1973, transferring to the Mayfair Theatre in December; and again played Cyril in The Black and White Minstrels, revived at Hampstead in January 1974, before returning to the RSC, where his roles included:Alan Howard then left the Royal Shakespeare Company


He met his second wife, the novelist and journalist Sally Beauman, when she interviewed him about his performance as Hamlet at Stratford in 1970


Howard won his first Plays and Players award in 1969, voted by the London theatre critics as the Most Promising Actor in the RSC repertoire


Howard first joined the Royal Shakespeare Company at Stratford-upon-Avon in 1966, cast as Orsino in Twelfth Night, Burgundy in Henry V and Lussurioso in The Revenger's Tragedy


He first married actress and theatre designer Stephanie Hinchcliff Davies in 1965 (marriage dissolved)


Tennent Productions, 1964 brought him the challenge of an international tour of South America and Europe [1] playing both Bassanio in The Merchant of Venice and Lysander in A Midsummer Night’s Dream


He ended the year playing Fotheringham in Anthony Powell's Afternoon Men at the New Arts Theatre in August 1963


In 1962 he was cast as the Duke of Ferrara in John Fletcher's The Chances and Nearchus in John Ford's The Broken Heart, both at the Chichester Festival Theatre in its inaugural season


At the Pembroke Theatre in Croydon he played Kenny Baird in A Loss of Roses during January 1961, and the following month a return to the Royal Court as de Piraquo in Tony Richardson's production of Thomas Middleton and William Rowley's Jacobean tragedy The Changeling, then little known


This was followed by Monty Blatt in Chicken Soup with Barley at the Royal Court during June and July 1960, completing the Wesker Trilogy with a revival of Roots and the transfer of I’m Talking About Jerusalem (as 1st Removal Man)


The production first transferred to the Royal Court Theatre and then the Duke of York's Theatre in July 1959, where he made his West End debut in the role


Alan Howard made his first stage appearance at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry, in April 1958, as a footman in Half In Earnest


Alan MacKenzie Howard, CBE (5 August 1937 – 14 February 2015) was an English actor

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