Cool-headed and anything but distressed

It's not just who you know - it's what you know about them.

Derek Stewart (pictured below right) and Scott MacDonald (below left), each a director of Mellon Global Alternative Investments (MGAI), have known an awful lot of people in the distressed/event-driven and credit/fixed income arena for an awfully long time.

Managing around $1.9bn in a number of MGAI funds of hedge funds specialising in these underlying strategies necessitates it, of course, but it is a key reason each of them is still smil