Charles Muller

Expert in Investment Management Regulation
Registered with the Luxembourg Bar (“Avocat à la Cour”)

Independent Director
Trainer and speaker
Public Policy consultant

With 30 years of experience, Charles Muller is a well-known figure in the Luxembourg Investment Fund Industry. He started his working life at the time of the implementation of the first UCITS directive and during his time at the Luxembourg Investment Fund Association ALFI followed the coming to life of the AIFM directive. He is hence equally specialized in the mutual and alternative fund space. 
Today, he acts as an independent director for funds and management companies, trainer and conference speaker and as a consultant in European and Luxembourg public policy.  Charles also co-chairs the NGO "Finance and Human Rights" asbl
Charles is fluent in English, French, German and Luxembourgish.

Latest articles

d'Lëtzebuerger Land du 05.04.2019 : Devoir de vigilance

Fri, 26/04/2019, 13:15 Il y a plus de quatre ans, la Commission européenne sous la houlette du Britannique Lord Hill avait promis de créer une « Union des marchés des capitaux » en Europe. Mais seulement voilà, comment faire lorsque la plus grande place financière européenne (et le commissaire en charge) vous déclare soudainement vouloir quitter le navire ? Aussi, l’équipe Juncker a changé... [Read more]

Tageblatt 26 March 2019: Greta, Oma und der Autokrat: Luxemburgs lascher Umgang mit Finanzethik

Wed, 27/03/2019, 09:54      Greta Thunbergs Generation will guten Gewissens Geld verdienen. Ältere Semester sind in Luxemburg weniger zimperlich: Sie profitieren laut einer neuen Vereinigung oft unbewusst vom Business autokratischer Regimes und von Ausbeutung. Der Wind bläst in Richtung menschenrechtskonforme und umweltfreundliche Wirtschaft. Die junge Schwedin Greta Thunberg hat dem Klimaschutzakt... [Read more]

Human Rights & Finance : What clients want, regulators expect, and investors should consider

Fri, 22/03/2019, 17:52 Paper written with Markus Loening  Over the past few years, and following the adoption of the Paris climate agreement and the UN Sustainable Development Goals, sustainable (responsible or ESG) finance considerations have increasingly been in the spotlight. “Although there is no definitive list of which issues or factors are covered by the terms "ESG", they are, according to the United Na... [Read more]