Luke Ellis

CEO of MAN Group

Luke Ellis is CEO of Man Group plc (‘Man’) based in London.  Luke was previously President of Man, having joined the firm in 2010 and is a member of the Executive Committee.  He was responsible for managing Man’s four investment units, Man AHL, Man GLG, Man Numeric and Man FRM.  Prior to assuming this role, Luke was Head and CIO of Man’s Multi-Manager Business. Before joining Man, he was Non-Executive Chairman of GLG’s Multi-Manager activities. Prior to this, he was Managing Director of FRM from 1998 to 2008 and one of two partners running the business. Before joining FRM, he was a Managing Director at JPMorgan in London, and as Global Head was responsible for building the firm’s Global Equity Derivatives and Equity Proprietary trading business.  Luke holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics and Economics from Bristol University.

Man Group is one of the world’s largest independent alternative investment managers, and a leader in high-alpha, liquid investment strategies. Across its four investment managers (Man AHL, Man FRM, Man GLG and Man Numeric), Man Group has a diverse offering in hedge funds and long only products spanning equity, credit, managed futures, convertibles, emerging markets and multi-manager solutions.
The original business was founded in 1783. Today, Man Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the ticker EMG.L and is a constituent of the FTSE 250 Index.
Man Group also supports many awards, charities and initiatives around the world, including sponsorship of the Man Booker literary prizes. Further information can be found at