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Jeff Auld Blanchford

Jeff Auld Blanchford, American commodities executive. Decorated Bronze Star, Legion of Merit. Member Thai Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok, 1974. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1962-1966, Vietnam and China.

Background

  • Blanchford, Jeff Auld was born on August 23, 1939 in Rahway, New Jersey, United States. Son of Henry Elmslie and Lois (Acker) Blanchford.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Philosophy, Kenyon College, 1962. Postgraduate, University North Dakota, 1964. Postgraduate, Chula Lung Kow University, Bangkok, Thailand, 1974.

    Career

    • Senior operations specialist Air American Inc., Thailand and Laos, 1967-1973. Chief executive officer Creasia House Ltd., Bangkok, 1971-1975. Freelance international trade consultant, author and lecturer Tokyo, 1975-1977.

      Commodity trader Merrill Lynch, Manhasset, New York, 1977-1978. Commodity consultant Shearson Lehman Brothers, Garden City, 1978-1987. Vice president commodities Paine Webber Inc., Melville, since 1987.

    Works

    • Contributor articles on Southeast Asian geopolitics to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member Thai Chamber of Commerce, Bangkok, 1974. 1st lieutenant United States Air Force, 1962-1966, Vietnam and China.

    Personality

    Interests

    Surfing, community service.

    Connections

    • Married June Cheng, November 17, 1966. Children: Phoebe and Christy (twins), Luke.
    • father: Henry Elmslie Blanchford
    • mother: Lois (Acker) Blanchford
    • spouse: June Cheng
    • children: Phoebe and Christy Blanchford (twins)
    • Luke Blanchford
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    Born August 23, 1939
    Nationality
    • 1962
      Kenyon College
    • 1964
      University North Dakota
    • 1974
      Chula Lung Kow University
    • 1967 - 1973
      Senior, operations specialist Air American Incorporated
    • 1971 - 1975
      chief executive, officer Creasia House Limited
      Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
    • 1975 - 1977
      freelance intern, and lecturer Tokyo
    • 1975 - 1977
      author, and lecturer Tokyo
    • 1977 - 1978
      commodity trader Merrill Lynch
      Manhasset, New York, United States
    • 1978 - 1987
      commodity consultant, Shearson Lehman Brothers
      Garden City, New York, United States
    • 1987
      vice president, commodities Paine Webber Incorporated
      Melville, New York, United States
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