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Dave Harrell Williams

Dave Harrell Williams, American investment company executive. Chartered finance analyst. Named one of Top 200 Collectors, ARTnews Magazine, 2004-2008.


  • Williams, Dave Harrell was born on October 5, 1932 in Beaumont, Texas, United States. Son of George Davis and Mary (Hardin) Williams.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Texas, 1956. Master of Business Administration (Baker scholar, Teagle fellow), Harvard University, 1961.


    • Chemical engineer Exxon Corporation, Baton Rouge, 1959. Security analyst deVegh & Company, New York City, 1961—1964. Director research Waddell & Reed, Kansas City, Missouri, 1964—1967.

      Executive vice president Mitchell Hutchins, Incorporated, New York York City, 1967—1977. Chairman board Alliance Capital Management Corporation, 1977—2001, chairman emeritus, 2001—2004.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered finance analyst.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Trustee United States Ship Intrepid Museum Foundation Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1959. Member Finance Analysts Federation (past officer, director), New York Society Security Analysts (past president), Bond Club New York, Economic Club New York, Knickerbocker Club, Grolier Club.



    Collector of America Prints.


    • Married Reba White, March 15, 1975.
    • father: George Davis Williams
    • mother: Mary (Hardin) Williams
    • spouse: Reba White
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    Born October 5, 1932
    • 1956
      University Texas
    • 1961
      Teagle fellow)
    • 1959
      Chemical engineer, Exxon Corporation
      Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
    • 1961 - 1964
      security analyst, deVegh & Company
    • 1964 - 1967
      director, research Waddell & Reed
      Kansas City, Missouri, United States
    • 1967 - 1977
      executive, vice president Mitchell Hutchins