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Edmund Addi Mennis

Edmund Addi Mennis, American investment management consultant.

Background

  • Mennis, Edmund Addi was born on August 12, 1919 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of William Henry and Grace (Addi) Mennis.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, City College of New York, 1941. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1946. Doctor of Philosophy, New York University, 1961.

    Career

    • Security analyst Eastman, Dillon & Company, New York City, 1945-1946. Senior research assistant American Institute Economic Research, Great Barrington, Massachusetts, 1946-1950. Security analyst Wellington Management Company, Philadelphia, 1950-1961, director research, 1958-1961, vice president, member investment committee, 1958-1966, economist, 1953-1966.

      Senior vice president, chairman trust investment committee Republic National Bank, Dallas, 1966-1972. Senior vice president, chairman investment policy committee Security Pacific National Bank, Los Angeles, 1973-1981. President, director Bunker Hill Income Securities, Inc., 1973-1981.

      Chairman board Security Pacific Investment Managers, Inc., 1977-1981. Independent consultant to investment management organizations, from 1982. Technical consultant Business Council, Washington, 1962-1966, 72-77, 79-81.

      Economic adviser secretary commerce, 1967-1968. Member investment advisory panel Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, 1981-1983.

    Membership

    Trustee Finance Analysts Research Foundation, 1981-1986. 1st lieutenant United States Army Air Force, 1942-1945. Captain United States Air Force, 1951-1953.

    Fellow National Association Business Economists (council 1967-1969, David L. Williams Lifetime Achievement award 1996). Member Finance Analysts Federation (director 1970-1972, Graham and Dodd award 1972, Molodovsky award 1972), American Economic Association, American Finance Association, Los Angeles Society Finance Analysts, Conference Business Economic (vice chairman 1977, chairman 1978), Institute Chartered Financial Analyst (president 1970-1972, trustee 1968-1974, C. Stewart Sheppard award 1978).
    • Fellow National Association Business Economists (council 1967-69, David L. Williams Lifetime Achievement award 1996); Fin. Analysts Federation (director 1970-72, Graham and Dodd award 1972, Molod
      1967 - 1969

    • American Economic Association

    • American Fin. Association

    • Los Angeles Society Fin. Analysts

    • Conference Business Economic (vice chairman 1977, chairman 1978)

    • Institute CFAs (president 1970-72, trustee 1968-74, C. Stewart Sheppard award 1978).
      1970 - 1972

    Connections

    • Married Selma Adinoff, September 25, 1945. Children: Ardith Grace, Daniel Liam.
    • father: William Henry Mennis
    • mother: Grace (Addi) Mennis
    • spouse: Selma Adinoff
    • children: Ardith Grace Mennis
    • Daniel Liam Mennis
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    Died March, 2009
    (aged 89)
    Nationality
    • 1941
      City College of New York
    • 1946
      Columbia University
    • 1961
      New York University
    • 1945 - 1946
      Security analyst, Eastman
    • 1946 - 1950
      senior, research assistant American Institute Economic Research
      Great Barrington, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1950 - 1961
      security analyst, Wellington Management Company
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1966 - 1972
      senior, trust investment committee Republic National Bank
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1966 - 1972
      chairman, trust investment committee Republic National Bank
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1973 - 1981
      senior, investment policy committee Security Pacific National Bank
    • 1973 - 1981
      chairman, investment policy committee Security Pacific National Bank
    • 1973 - 1981
      president, Bunker Hill Income Securities
    • 1973 - 1981
      director, Bunker Hill Income Securities
    • 1977 - 1981
      chairman, board Security Pacific Investment Managers
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