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William Acton Cornish

William Acton Cornish, American investment analyst. Member of Finance Analysts Research Foundation (director), Finance Analysts Federation, Investment Analysts Society Chicago (president), Institute Chartered Finance Analysts (chartered finance analyst).

Background

  • Cornish, William Acton was born on November 27, 1929. Son of Allen Lee and Edna Morrison (Acton) Cornish.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1952. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1954.

    Career

    • Investment analyst Harris Trust & Savings Bank, Chicago, 1956—1959, Republic National Bank, Dallas, 1959—1961, Duff & Phelps, Chicago, since 1961. Now executive vice president, director, member Executive & Management Committees. President Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Company.

      With United States Army, 1952-1954.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member of Finance Analysts Research Foundation (director), Finance Analysts Federation, Investment Analysts Society Chicago (president), Institute Chartered Finance Analysts (chartered finance analyst).

    Connections

    • Married Sue Ann Reynolds, September 12, 1959. Children: Stuart Acton, Kaye Elizabeth.
    • father: Allen Lee Cornish
    • mother: Edna Morrison (Acton) Cornish
    • spouse: Sue Ann Reynolds
    • children: Stuart Acton Cornish
    • Kaye Elizabeth Cornish
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    Born November 27, 1929
    Nationality
    • 1952
      Yale University
    • 1954
      Harvard University
    • 1956 - 1959
      Investment analyst, Harris Trust & Savings Bank
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
    • 1959 - 1961
      Investment analyst, Harris Trust & Savings Bank
      Dallas, Texas, United States
    • 1961
      Investment analyst, Harris Trust & Savings Bank
      Chicago, Illinois, United States
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