Party affiliation: Republican
Manager, 1904; assistant to president Trust Company of America, New York, 1907-1911. Head of Commerce. E. Mitchell & Company, investments, 1911-1916. Became president The National City Company, 1916, Chairman of the Board, 1929-1933.
Became president National City Bank of New York, 1921, Chairman of the Board, 1929-1933, Chairman of the Board City Bank Farmers Trust Company, 1929-1933. President C. E. Mitchell, Inc. (financial counsellors), 1935-1941.
Chairman Blyth & Company, Inc. (investment bankers) since 1935. Has been officer and director many companies.