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Benjamin Maurice Rosen

Benjamin Maurice Rosen, American venture capitalist, computer company executive. Trustee California Institute of Technology, Pasadena.

Background

  • Rosen, Benjamin Maurice was born on March 11, 1933 in New Orleans. Son of Isidore J. and Anna Vera (Leibof) Rosen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, California Institute of Technology, 1954. Master of Science, Stanford University, 1955. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1961.

    Career

    • Engineer Raytheon Corporation, Oxnard, California, 1955-1956. Engineer Sperry Corporation, Great Neck, New York, 1957-1959. Vice president Quantum Science Corporation, New York City, 1961-1965.

      Partner Coleman & Company, 1965-1975. Vice president Morgan Stanley & Company Inc., 1975-1980. President Rosen Research Inc., 1980-1983.

      Partner Sevin Rosen Management Company, since 1981, chairman board, since 1982. Also chairman Compaq Computer Corp, Houston. Former founder director Lotus Development Corporation.

      Member board overseers and managers Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City. Member board overseers Columbia University Graduate School Business, New York City.

    Membership

    Trustee California Institute of Technology, Pasadena.

    Connections

    • Married Alexandra Ebere, September 29, 1967. Children: Jeffrey Mark, Eric Andrew.
    • father: Isidore J. Rosen
    • mother: Anna Vera (Leibof) Rosen
    • spouse: Alexandra Ebere
    • children: Jeffrey Mark Rosen
    • Eric Andrew Rosen
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    Born March 11, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1954
      California Institute of Technology
    • 1955
      Stanford University
    • 1961
      Columbia University
    • 1955 - 1956
      Engineer, Raytheon Corporation
      Oxnard, California, United States
    • 1957 - 1959
      engineer, Sperry Corporation
      Great Neck, New York, United States
    • 1961 - 1965
      vice president, Quantum Science Corporation
    • 1965 - 1975
      partner, Coleman & Company
    • 1975 - 1980
      vice president, Morgan Stanley & Company Incorporated
    • 1980 - 1983
      president, Rosen Research Incorporated
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