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Willie Hartley Russell is an investment management partner with a wealth of experience in the charity sector. His clients have included the multi-asset Armed Forces Common Investment Fund and the Charifaith Common Investment Fund.

He joined Smith & Williamson from BlackRock, where he was a senior director on the charities team, and he has also worked at Merrill Lynch Investment Management, Mercury Asset Management and Samuel Montagu.

In 1991 Willie Hartley Russell MVO inherited the Bucklebury Estate. Willie is also Chairman of the family’s Charitable Trust, The Donnington Hospital Trust. More details about the history of the The Bucklebury Estate can be found on thier website at buckleburyestate.com