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Robert Vincent La Penta

Robert Vincent La Penta, American venture capitalist. Certified Public Accountant, Texas. Trustee Iona College; Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Finance Executives Institute, Association Government Finance Executives.

Background

  • Penta, Robert Vincent La was born on August 20, 1945 in Yonkers, New York, United States. Son of John Peter and Nancy Ann (DeIanni) La Penta.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Iona College, 1967. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Iona College, 2000.

    Career

    • Senior accountant Deloitte Haskins & Sells, New York City, 1967-1972. Corporation vice president, controller Loral Corporation, 1972—1996. Corporation vice president, Chief Financial Officer C4ISR Group Lockheed Martin, 1996—1997.

      President, Chief Financial Officer, board member L-3 Communications, 1997—2005. Founder, chairman, Chief Executive Officer L-1 Investment Partners, Stamford, Connecticut, since 2005. Board directors Travel Video Systems, Incorporated, New York York City, 1984.

      Chairman Viisage, since 2005.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Texas.

    Membership

    Trustee Iona College. Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Finance Executives Institute, Association Government Finance Executives.

    Connections

    • 1 child, Robert Vincent Junior.
    • father: John Peter Penta
    • mother: Nancy Ann (DeIanni) La Penta
    • child: Robert Vincent Junior Penta
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    Born August 20, 1945
    (age 72)
    Nationality
    • 1967
      Iona College
    • 1967 - 1972
      Senior, accountant Deloitte Haskins & Sells
    • 1972 - 1996
      corporation vice president, Loral Corporation
    • 1972 - 1996
      controller, Loral Corporation
    • 1996 - 1997
      corporation vice president
    • 1997 - 2005
      president
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