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William Henry Fissell

William Henry Fissell, American investment advisor. Certified Chartered Financial Analyst, Counter Intelligence Corps. Honorary Usher St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City, 1964-1971. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1957. Member New York Society Security Analysts, University Club New York City, Bedford Golf and Tennis Club.

Background

  • Fissell, William Henry was born on November 29, 1931 in Newark. Son of William H. and Mary A. (Dalton) Fissell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economic, University Pennsylvania, 1953. Master of Science in Business, Columbia University, 1958.

    Career

    • Assistant Brown Brothers Harriman, New York City, 1958-1965. Portfolio manager Dominick & Dominick, 1965-1966, A.W. Jones & Company, New York City, 1966-1970. Senior vice president, director Bessemer Trust, 1970-1976.

      Portfolio manager F. Eberstadt & Company, 1976-1982. President Houghton Assest Management, 1982-1985. Chairman Fissell, Laidlaw & Company, Inc., 1985-1998, Bourne, Fissell & Stenstrom LLC, Bedford Hills, New York, 1998-2000.

      Managing director Johnston Asset Management, Stamford, Connecticut, from 2000.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Chartered Financial Analyst, Counter Intelligence Corps.

    Membership

    Honorary Usher St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City, 1964-1971. Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1954-1957. Member New York Society Security Analysts, University Club New York City, Bedford Golf and Tennis Club.

    Connections

    • Married Frederica Kane, September 27, 1958. Children: Mary, Kate, Frederica, William IV.
    • father: William H. Fissell
    • mother: Mary A. (Dalton) Fissell
    • spouse: Frederica Kane
    • children: Mary Fissell
    • Kate Fissell
    • Frederica Fissell
    • William IV Fissell
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    Born November 29, 1931
    Died July 7, 2007
    (aged 75)
    Nationality
    • 1953
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1958
      Columbia University
    • 1958 - 1965
      Assistant, Brown Brothers Harriman
    • 1965 - 1966
      portfolio manager, Dominick & Dominick
    • 1966 - 1970
      portfolio manager, Dominick & Dominick
    • 1970 - 1976
      senior, Bessemer Trust
    • 1970 - 1976
      director, Bessemer Trust
    • 1976 - 1982
      portfolio manager, F. Eberstadt & Company
    • 1982 - 1985
      president, Houghton Assest Management
    • 1985 - 1998
      chairman, Fissell
    • 1998
      chairman, Fissell
      Bourne, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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