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Richard Donald Miles

Richard Donald Miles, American investment banker. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1964-1966. Member Beta Gamma Sigma.


  • Miles, Richard Donald was born on December 4, 1942 in Long Branch, New Jersey, United States. Son of Donald Stagg and Genevieve (Browning) Miles.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Notre Dame University, 1964. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1968.


    • Assistant vice president Chemical Bank, New York City and London, 1968-1971. Associate Kuhn, Loeb & Company, New York City, 1971-1973. General manager Merrill Lynch-Brown Shipley Bank, London, 1973-1975.

      Managing director Merrill Lynch White Weld, New York City and London, 1975-1980. Executive vice president American Scandinavian Banking Corporation, New York City, 1981-1983. President Butcher and Company, Philadelphia, since 1983.

      Board directors Wausau Financial Systems Finance Corporation, Richmond, American Trade Group, Philadelphia, Butcher & Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Trust Company, Philadelphia, UTI Energy Corporation. General partner Trustees Private Bank, Philadelphia, since 1985.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1964-1966. Member Beta Gamma Sigma. Clubs: Merion Cricket (Haverford, Pennsylvania).

    Union League (Philadelphia), Hurlingham (London).



    Skiing, tennis, photography.


    • Married Barbara Anne Gaines, September 20, 1969. Children: Christopher Devon, Courtney Elizabeth, John David Charlton, Andrew Thomas.
    • father: Donald Stagg Miles
    • mother: Genevieve (Browning) Miles
    • spouse: Barbara Anne Gaines
    • children: Christopher Devon Miles
    • Courtney Elizabeth Miles
    • John David Charlton Miles
    • Andrew Thomas Miles
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    Born December 4, 1942
    (age 74)
    • 1964
      Notre Dame University
    • 1968
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1968 - 1971
      Assistant, vice president Chemical Bank
    • 1971 - 1973
      associate, Kuhn
    • 1973 - 1975
      general manager, Merrill Lynch-Brown Shipley Bank
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1975 - 1980
      managing director, Merrill Lynch White Weld
    • 1981 - 1983
      executive, vice president American Scandinavian Banking Corporation
    • 1983
      president, Butcher and Company
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States