William Harvey Mell Jr., a long-time industry veteran who founded W.H. Mell Associates Inc. in 1971, passed away Dec. 1. He was 71.
Mr. Mell served as chairman of the board of W.H. Mell until his death. Prior to that, the 1958 Yale University graduate headed the fixed-income department at Dillon, Read & Co., where he became a partner under Nicholas F. Brady.