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Jing Chen has been eVestment’s hedge fund industry news reporter since 2011. To submit industry-related press releases or request feature ideas please contact her at editor@evestment.com

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Former Kynikos Associates COO Has Died

Sep 23, 2013
Jing Chen

Former Kynikos Associates partner and chief operating officer Doug Millett lost his battle with cancer Sunday afternoon.

Business Insider reported that Kynikos founder and CEO James Chanos informed the hedge fund’s employees of the news in an e-mail Sunday, praising Millett’s “rock-solid integrity, towering intellect, and unmistakable sense of humor.”

Millett joined Kynikos in 1991 as an analyst, eventually becoming the firm’s second largest partner. After he left the hedge fund in 2003, he worked at JP Morgan and Perella Weinberg, but continued to maintain a close relationship with the staff at Kynikos.

Millett is survived by his wife and two sons.

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