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Lawrence Carroll Mc Quade

Lawrence Carroll Mc Quade, American lawyer, investment company executive. Bar: New York 1955, District of Columbia 1968. Rhodes scholar, Oxford University, 1952.

Background

  • Quade, Lawrence Carroll Mc was born on August 12, 1927 in Yonkers, New York, United States. Son of Edward A. and Thelma (Keefe) McQuade.

  • Education

    • Bachelor with distinction, Yale University, 1950. Bachelor, Oxford University, England, 1952. Master of Arts, Oxford University, England, 1956.

      Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1954. Master of Arts (honorary), Colby College, 1981.

    Career

    • Associate Sullivan & Cromwell, New York City, 1954-1960. Special assistant to assistant secretary international security affairs United States Department Defense, Washington, 1961-1963. Deputy assistant secretary United States Department Commerce, 1963-1964, assistant to secretary, 1965-1967, assistant secretary, 1967-1969.

      President Procon Inc., Des Plaines, Illinois, 1969-1975, Chief Executive Officer, director, 1969-1975. Vice president Universal Oil Products Company, 1972-1975, W.R. Grace & Company, New York City, 1975-1978, senior vice president, 1978-1983, executive vice president, 1983-1987, also board directors. Vice chairman Prudential Mutual Fund Management, 1988-1995.

      Managing director Prudential Securities Inc., 1988-1992. Chairman Qualitas International, since 1994. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Universal Money Centers, 1987—1988.

      Co-chairman River Capital International, since 1997. Expert advisor commission on transnational corporations United Nations, 1989—1993. Board directors Quixote Corporation, Oxford Analytica.

      Chairman NNRF, Inc., 2007—2009.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1955, DC 1968.

    Works

    • Author (with others): The Ghana Report, 1959. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Director Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships New Americans, since 1998. Board directors Foreign Bondholders Protective Council, New York City, 1978—1985, American Forum, 1985—1996, American Council on Germany, 1985—1994, Asian Programs Foundation, since 2006. Trustee Colby College, 1981—1989, trustee emeritus, since 1989.

    Director Czech and Slovak American Enterprise Funds, 1994—1996, chairman, 1995—1996. Member of President's Circuit National Academy of Sciences, Overseas Development Council (board directors 1974-1987), Management and Development Institute 1970-1999, Atlantic Council United States 1969-1999, National Foreign Trade Council 1979-1987, Chicago Council Foreign Relations 1969-1975, Council Foreign Relations, New York, Metropolitan Club (Washington), Century Club, Harvard Club, Phi Beta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Morrissey de Rosset Parker, August 3, 1968 (deceased October 1978). 1 child Andrew Parker McQuade. Married Margaret Osmer, March 15, 1980.
    • father: Edward A. McQuade
    • mother: Thelma (Keefe) McQuade
    • spouses: Morrissey de Rosset Parker
    • Margaret Osmer
    • child: Andrew Parker McQuade
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    Born August 12, 1927
    Nationality
    • 1950
      Yale University
    • 1952
      Oxford University
    • 1956
      Oxford University
    • 1954
      Harvard University
    • 1981
      Colby College
    • 1954 - 1960
      Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell
    • 1961 - 1963
      special assistant, to assistant secretary international security affairs United States Department Defense
      Washington, United States
    • 1969 - 1975
      president, Procon Incorporated
      Des Plaines, Illinois, United States
    • 1972 - 1975
      vice president, Universal Oil Products Company
    • 1975 - 1978
      vice president, Universal Oil Products Company
    • 1988 - 1995
      vice chairman, Prudential Mutual Fund Management
    • 1988 - 1992
      managing director, Prudential Securities Incorporated
    • 1994
      chairman, Qualitas International
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