Admitted to the New York bar, 1925, clerk in office Davis, Polk, Wardwell, Gardiner & Reed, New York City, 1924-1927. Vice president Guaranty Trust Company. New York City, 1929-1948.
Vice president First National City Bank, New York City, 1948-1959, senior vice president, 1959-1960. Vice president, treasurer, Ford Foundation, since 1961. Trustee Bank Savings.
Member trust advisory board 1st National City Bank, New York City. Director Hart, Schaffner & Marx, Great American Insurance Company, Munich Management Company, United States & Foreign Securities Corporation Assistant to Rt. Honorary A. B. Purvis and deputy director general British Purchasing Commission, 1940-1941.
Trustee Carnegie Endowment International Peace. O.T.C., Waco, Texas, 1918. Chairman investment committee.