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Bruce Edward Balding

Bruce Edward Balding, American investment executive. Recipient Citation, Republic of Korea, 1957.

Background

  • Balding, Bruce Edward was born on October 15, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of John Barnard Balding and Dorothy (Davis) Jackson.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard College, 1953. Master of Arts, Harvard University, 1954.

    Career

    • President Van Cleef Jordan & Wood, New York City, 1970-1971, Controlled Equities, Incorporated, New York York City, 1970-1980. Vice president Hamilton Gregg Capital, 1977-1980, president, 1980-1984, Balding & Company, New York City, since 1983. Director Power Construction Company, Thomas, West Virginia, since 1990.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Board directors Davis & Elkins College, 1980-1990. Visiting board member Walnut Hill School, Natick, Massachusetts, since 1992. President National Institute Social Sciences, New York City, 1994.

    Lieutenant United States Army, 1955-1957, Korea. Member New York Society Security Analysts, New England Society, The Pilgrims, Links Club, Piping Rock Club, Harvard Club New York, Harvard Club Massachusetts.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara Whitney, February 25, 1955 (divorced). 1 child, Elizabeth Balding Ruprecht.
    • father: John Barnard Balding Jackson
    • mother: Dorothy (Davis) Jackson
    • spouse: Barbara Whitney
    • child: Elizabeth Balding Ruprecht Balding
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    Born October 15, 1931
    Nationality
    • 1953
      Harvard College
    • 1954
      Harvard University
    • 1970 - 1971
      President, Van Cleef Jordan & Wood
    • 1970 - 1980
      President, Van Cleef Jordan & Wood
    • 1983
      vice president, Hamilton Gregg Capital

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