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Jack Walter Leason

Jack Walter Leason, American investment advisor. Chartered finance analyst. Member New York Society Security Analysts, Institute Chartered Finance Analysts.

Background

  • Leason, Jack Walter was born on March 2, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Israel and Sophia (Goodman) Leason.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1942.

    Career

    • Analyst, accountant United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Philadelphia, 1943-1947. Analyst Salomon Brothers, New York City, 1948. Manager research Shields & Company, 1949-1953.

      Director institutional research Montgomery, Scott & Company, 1953-1958. Director investment research Gregory & Sons, 1958-1965. Vice president institutional research E.F. Hutton & Company, Inc., 1965-1974.

      Investment adviser J.W. & Company, Ventnor, New Jersey, 1974-1980. Now investment advisor, finance consultant.

    Major achievements

    • Chartered finance analyst.

    Works

    • Author: The Russian Economic Threat, 1961 (Vigilant Patriot award Freedoms Foundation). Contributor articles to professional publications.

    Membership

    Member New York Society Security Analysts, Institute Chartered Finance Analysts.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, walking, swimming.

    Connections

    • Married Ruth Lederberg, August 11, 1957 (divorced 1978). Children: Jonathan Oren, David Geoffrey.
    • father: Israel Leason
    • mother: Sophia (Goodman) Leason
    • spouse: Ruth Lederberg
    • children: Jonathan Oren Leason
    • David Geoffrey Leason
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    Nationality
    • 1942
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1943 - 1947
      Analyst, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1943 - 1947
      accountant, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1948
      analyst, Salomon Brothers
    • 1949 - 1953
      manager, research Shields & Company
    • 1953 - 1958
      director, institutional research Montgomery
    • 1958 - 1965
      director, investment research Gregory & Sons
    • 1965 - 1974
      vice president, institutional research E.F. Hutton & Company
    • 1974 - 1980
      investment adviser J.W. & Company
      Ventnor, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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