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Nicholas Brady Tournillon

Nicholas Brady Tournillon, American investment company executive. Named Outstanding Alumnus of Year, Southeastern Louisiana University, 1976.

Background

  • Tournillon, Nicholas Brady was born on September 1, 1933 in New Orleans. Son of Samuel C. and Anna Mae (Brady) Tournillon.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southeastern Louisiana University, 1958. Master of Business Administration, Louisiana State University, 1960.

    Career

    • Loan officer Export Import Bank United States, Washington, 1960-1966. Administrative assistant to executive officers Atlantic Gulf & Pacific Company of Manila, 1966-1968. Assistant treasurer GTE International, Stamford, Connecticut, 1968-1976, treasurer, 1976-1986, vice president, 1978-1986.

      President GTE Finance Corporation, 1984-1986. Assistant treasurer GTE corporation, 1985-1986. Chairman, chief executive officer American and International Investment Corporation, 1986-1998.

      Privatization advisory W/Inti. Executive Service Corporation Center Europe, 1991—1994. President, Chief Executive Officer Definco Ltd., since 1998.

      Board directors National Foreign Trade Council, Community Answers, Global Access Corporation. Member international advisory board Union Trust Company. White House advisor, Regan Administrator to United States Trade representative, International Trade Finance.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional business journals.

    Membership

    Past chairman Connecticut District Export Council of United States Department Commerce. Member monetary committee United States Council International Business. Board directors Southeastern Louisiana University Development Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1954, Korea.

    Member Society International Treasurers, Academy International Business, Retired Men's Association of Greenwich.

    Connections

    • Married Audrey Nicosia, December 15, 1956. Children: Brady, Linda, Tracy, Jeffrey, Gregory, Lori.
    • father: Samuel C. Tournillon
    • mother: Anna Mae (Brady) Tournillon
    • spouse: Audrey Nicosia
    • children: Brady Tournillon
    • Linda Tournillon
    • Tracy Tournillon
    • Jeffrey Tournillon
    • Gregory Tournillon
    • Lori Tournillon
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    Born September 1, 1933
    Nationality
    • 1958
      Southeastern Louisiana University
    • 1960
      Louisiana State University
    • 1960 - 1966
      Loan officer, Export Import Bank United States
      Washington, United States
    • 1966 - 1968
      administrative assistant, to executive officers Atlantic Gulf & Pacific Company of Manila
    • 1968 - 1976
      assistant, treasurer General Telephone & Electronics Corporation International
      Stamford, Connecticut, United States
    • 1984 - 1986
      president, General Telephone & Electronics Corporation Finance Corporation
    • 1985 - 1986
      assistant, treasurer General Telephone & Electronics Corporation Corporation
    • 1986 - 1998
      chairman, officer American and International Investment Corporation
    • 1986 - 1998
      chief executive, officer American and International Investment Corporation
    • 1991 - 1994
      privatization advisory W/Inti. Executive, Service Corporation Center Europe
    • 1998
      president, Definco Limited
    • 1998
      Chief Executive Officer, Definco Limited
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