NEW YORK, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chilton Investment Company mourns the sudden and tragic passing of our friend and colleague, B. Robert Williamson, Jr. Robert joined Chilton in January 2011 as a portfolio manager of one of our investment strategies, Chilton U.S. Hedged Equities. Before coming to Chilton, he co-founded the investment firm Williamson McAree. Over the years, Robert's funds have delivered robust returns for his investors.
Robert was a dear friend, and he will be missed. His curiosity, enthusiasm, intellect, and passion for stock picking were gifts he shared with all who knew him. We extend our heartfelt condolences to his family at this extremely sad time.
Richard L. Chilton, Jr., Chilton Investment Company's Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer will oversee the Chilton U.S. Hedged Equities fund. Additional information will be provided to the fund's investors shortly.
Jeffrey Taufield or James David
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