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Peter Goelet Gerry

Peter Goelet Gerry, American investment company executive. Trustee Rensselaerville Institute, New York, 1975, Trotting Horse Museum, Inc., Goshen, New York, since 1976; Member of New York Venture Capital Forum (director), National Venture Capital Corporation, National Association Small Business Investment Companies (governor since 1980).

Background

  • Gerry, Peter Goelet was born on September 23, 1945 in Glen Cove, New York, United States. Son of Elbridge Thomas and Marjorie (Kane) Gerry.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1968. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1973.

    Career

    • Trainee Brown Brothers Harriman, New York City, 1970—1971. Investment manager Citicorp Venture Capital, 1973—1978, vice president, 1978—1983, president, since 1983. Director Burkhart Petroleum Company, American Exploration Company, Pond Hill Homes Ltd.

      To lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1968-1970.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Trustee Rensselaerville Institute, New York, 1975, Trotting Horse Museum, Inc., Goshen, New York, since 1976. Member of New York Venture Capital Forum (director), National Venture Capital Corporation, National Association Small Business Investment Companies (governor since 1980).

    Connections

    • Married Alexandra Wetherill, August 20, 1977. Children: Christopher, Peter, Morgan.
    • father: Elbridge Thomas Gerry
    • mother: Marjorie (Kane) Gerry
    • spouse: Alexandra Wetherill
    • children: Christopher Gerry
    • Peter Gerry
    • Morgan Gerry
    Peter Goelet Gerry
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    Born September 23, 1945
    (age 71)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Harvard University
    • 1973
      Harvard University
    • 1970 - 1971
      Trainee, Brown Brothers Harriman