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F. Helmut Weymar

F. Helmut Weymar, American reinsurance and commodities trading company executive, economist. Recipient Best Public Research award American Agricultural Economic Association, 1968.

Background

  • Weymar, F. Helmut was born on November 24, 1936 in New York City. Son of Gustav Robert and Martha (Steinhauser) Weymar.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1964.

    Career

    • Manager commodity economics Nabisco, Incorporated, New York York City, 1963-1969. Chairman, chief executive officer Commodities Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1969-1986, chairman, 1986-1995, Stockton Holdings Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda, since 1995. Board managers Coffee, Sugar and Cocoa Exchange, New York City, 1974-1991, member executive committee, chairman new products development committee, 1981-1991.

      Member Chicago Board Trade, since 1983.

    Works

    • Author: Dynamics of the World Cocoa Market, 1968.

    Membership

    Member directors committee Center for Study Futures Market, Columbia University Business School, New York City, 1979-1987. Trustee Pingry School, Martinsville, New Jersey, since 1983. Member visiting committee Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, since 1984.

    Member American Economics Association, National Futures Association (board directors 1982-1990, executive committee 1989-1990), Futures Industry Association (board directors 1987-1989), Pretty Brook Tennis (president Princeton, New Jersey 1977-1978), Siasconset Casino Association (board directors 1987-1991), Hillsboro Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Caroline Seager, June 21, 1958. Children: Matthew D., Emily B.
    • father: Gustav Robert Weymar
    • mother: Martha (Steinhauser) Weymar
    • spouse: Caroline Seager
    • children: Matthew D. Weymar
    • Emily B. Weymar
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    Born November 24, 1936
    • 1958
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1964
      Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    • 1963 - 1969
      Manager, commodity economics Nabisco
    • 1969 - 1986
      chairman, officer Commodities Corporation
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1969 - 1986
      chief executive, officer Commodities Corporation
      Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    • 1995
      chairman, officer Commodities Corporation
      Hamilton, Bermuda
    • 1995
      chief executive, officer Commodities Corporation
      Hamilton, Bermuda