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Lionel I. Pincus

Lionel I. Pincus, American venture capitalist.

Background

  • Pincus, Lionel I. was born on March 2, 1931 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Henry and Theresa Celia (Levit) Pincus.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Pennsylvania, 1953. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1956.

    Career

    • Associate general partner Ladenburg, Thalmann & Company, New York City, 1955-1963. President Lionel I. Pincus & Company, Inc., 1964-1966. President, Chief Executive Officer Engineer of Mines Warburg & Company, Inc., 1966-1970.

      Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Engineer of Mines Warburg, Pincus & Company, LLC, 1970—2002, chairman emeritus, 2003—2009.

    Membership

    Trustee New York Presbyterian Hospital. Trustee, chairman emeritus Columbia University. Trustee German Marshall Fund United States of America, 1982-1988.

    Member board overseers Columbia Graduate School Business. Board directors American Museum Natural History, National Park Foundation, 1995-1901. Member Partnership for New York City.

    Emeritus director School American Ballet. Member Council Foreign Relations, National Venture Capital Association (Lifetime award), World Wildlife Fund (national council), National Golf Links American Club, Meadow Club.

    Connections

    • Married Suzanne Storrs Poulton, 1967 (deceased 1995). Children: Henry, Matthew.
    • father: Henry Pincus
    • mother: Theresa Celia (Levit) Pincus
    • spouse: Suzanne Storrs Poulton
    • children: Henry Pincus
    • Matthew Pincus
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    Died October 10, 2009
    (aged 78)
    Nationality
    • 1953
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1956
      Columbia University
    • 1955 - 1963
      Associate, general partner Ladenburg
    • 1964 - 1966
      president, Lionel I. Pincus & Company
    • 1966 - 1970
      president, Engineer of Mines Warburg & Company
    • 1966 - 1970
      Chief Executive Officer, Engineer of Mines Warburg & Company
    • 1970 - 2002
      chairman, Engineer of Mines Warburg
    • 1970 - 2002
      Chief Executive Officer, Engineer of Mines Warburg
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