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Robert Edward Riley

Robert Edward Riley, American financial services company executive. Named Chief Executive Officer of Year Finance World Magazine, 1975, 79. Associate trustee Holy Cross College; board directors John F. Kennedy Library.; overseer New England Deaconess Hospital; trustee associate Boston College High School. Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1956, Korea. Member of Union (Boston); University (New York City).

Background

  • Riley, Robert Edward was born on February 19, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Edward Gerard and Nina Loretta (Wolfe) Riley.

  • Education

    • AB, Holy Cross College, 1951. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1953.

    Career

    • President, chief executive officer Putnam Management Company, Boston, 1970-1980, Marsh & McLennan Asset Management Company, Boston, 1974-1981. Senior vice president American Express Company, New York City, 1981-1984. Senior vice president group pensions Prudential Insurance Company American, Newark, 1984-1985.

      President Prudential Asset Management Company, 1985-1986. Executive vice president Prudential Investment Corporation, 1986-1994. Chairman Prudential Realty Group, 1986-1990.

      Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Prudential Residential Services Company, Boston, 1990-1993, Prudential Reins. Company, 1993-1994; president, chief operating officer Dreyfus Corporation, 1995. President, Chief Executive Officer Leggat McCall Properties, 1995—1998, Joseph P. Kennedy Enterprises, 1998—2005.

      Managing director J.W. Childs Associates, 2005—2009.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Associate trustee Holy Cross College. Board directors John F. Kennedy Library. Overseer New England Deaconess Hospital.

    Trustee associate Boston College High School. Lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1953-1956, Korea. Member of Union (Boston).

    University (New York City).

    Personality

    Interests

    Boating, skiing, ice hockey.

    Connections

    • Married Ann Elizabeth McCourt, November 10, 1956 (divorced 1972). Children: Robert Edward, David, Thomas. Married Carol Lee Anthony, June 22, 1974.

      Children: Michael, Brian.
    • father: Edward Gerard Riley
    • mother: Nina Loretta (Wolfe) Riley
    • spouses: Ann Elizabeth McCourt
    • Carol Lee Anthony
    • children: Robert Edward Riley
    • David Riley
    • Thomas Riley
    • Michael Riley
    • Brian Riley
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    Born February 19, 1930
    Nationality
    • 1951
      Holy Cross College
    • 1953
      Harvard University
    • 1970 - 1980
      President, officer Putnam Management Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1970 - 1980
      chief executive, officer Putnam Management Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1981 - 1984
      senior, vice president American Express Company
    • 1984 - 1985
      senior, vice president group pensions Prudential Insurance Company American
      Newark, Ohio, United States
    • 1985 - 1986
      president, Prudential Asset Management Company
    • 1986 - 1994
      executive, vice president Prudential Investment Corporation
    • 1986 - 1990
      chairman, Prudential Realty Group
    • 1990 - 1993
      chairman, Prudential Residential Services Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1990 - 1993
      Chief Executive Officer, Prudential Residential Services Company
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1993 - 1994
      chairman, Prudential Residential Services Company
    • 1993 - 1994
      Chief Executive Officer, Prudential Residential Services Company
    • 1995
      president
    • 1995 - 1998
      president, Leggat McCall Properties
    • 1995 - 1998
      Chief Executive Officer, Leggat McCall Properties
    • 1998 - 2005
      president, Leggat McCall Properties
    • 1998 - 2005
      Chief Executive Officer, Leggat McCall Properties
    • 2005 - 2009
      managing director, J.W. Childs Associates
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