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Reid White

Reid White, American venture capitalist, consultant. Trustee Princeton Youth Fund, 1975—1985, president, 1981—1983; trustee McCarter Theatre, 1978—1987, Chamber Symphony Princeton, since 1987, Westminster Choir College, Princeton, 1989—1992; member Yale Development Board, since 1989; Member of Stockbridge Golf Club, Pretty Brook Tennis Club, Yale Club New York City.

Background

  • White, Reid was born on April 14, 1935 in Lexington, Virginia, United States. Son of Reid and Alice Marion (Miller) White.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1957.

    Career

    • Assistant cashier 1st National City Bank (name now Citicorp), New York City, 1957—1963. Vice president Bank California, NA, San Francisco, 1963—1967. General partner Shields & Company, New York City, 1967—1974.

      President Quidnet Inc., Florham Park, New Jersey, since 1974. Board directors Longwood Industries Inc. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1958.

    Membership

    Trustee Princeton Youth Fund, 1975—1985, president, 1981—1983. Trustee McCarter Theatre, 1978—1987, Chamber Symphony Princeton, since 1987, Westminster Choir College, Princeton, 1989—1992. Member Yale Development Board, since 1989.

    Member of Stockbridge Golf Club, Pretty Brook Tennis Club, Yale Club New York City.

    Connections

    • Married M. Laird Trowbridge, February 29, 1964. Children: Emilie Trowbridge, Gillian Cahill.
    • father: Reid White
    • mother: Alice Marion (Miller) White
    • spouse: M. Laird Trowbridge
    • children: Emilie Trowbridge White
    • Gillian Cahill White
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    Nationality
    • 1957
      Yale University
    • 1957 - 1963
      Assistant, cashier 1st National City Bank (name now Citicorp)
    • 1963 - 1967
      vice president, Bank California
      Nå, Hordaland, Norway
    • 1967 - 1974
      general partner, Shields & Company
    • 1974
      president, Quidnet Incorporated
      Florham Park, New Jersey, United States