_. Georg Wilhelm Gustav von Mallinckrodt, KBE [Hon], who died 16 January, 2021, aged 90, was a merchant banker, Chairman of Schroders from 1984 to 1995.
He was born 19 Aug, 1930, son of Arnold Wilhelm Theodore von Mallinckrodt [1901-82] and his wife the former Valentine Huberta Alexandra Else Victoria von Joest.
He married 31 July, 1958, [Baroness] Charmaine Brenda Schröder, daughter of Helmut William Bruno Schröder, of the banking dynasty, of Dunlossit, Port Askaig, Isle of Ilay, by his wife the former Margaret Eleanor Phyllis Darell, elder daughter of Sir Lionel Edward Hamilton Marmaduke Darell, 6th Baronet, DSO [1876-1954]. Charmaine von Mallinckrodt is a sister of billionaire Bruno Schroder [1933-2019].
Georg von Mallinckrodt leaves two sons, Philip and Edward, and two daughters Claire and Nina. His daughter, Claire Louise, married in 1987, Henry Julian Nicholas Fitzalan Howard [born 7 July, 1954], scion of the Dukes of Norfolk, son of Maj-Gen Lord Michael Fitzalan Howard [1916-2007].
The family, of noble stock, can trace their ancestry to Westphalia in the 13th century.
Georg von Mallinckrodt was appointed Hon KBE in 1997.