Associate of Arts, Pasadena (California) City College, 1957; Bachelor of Science cum laude, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1959; Master of Business Administration, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1962.
Vice president, Pacific Mutual Life Insurance Company, Newport Beach, California, 1959-1981; vice president, Lewis J. Kaufman Inc., Los Angeles, 1982-1984; executive vice president, Pacific Investment Management Company, Newport Beach, since 1984. Manager mutual fund Pacific Investment Management Company Funds Growth Stock.
Director University California at Irvine Foundation, 1975-1980. With United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1963. Member Los Angeles Society Finance Analysts (president 1972-1973), Orange County Society for Investment Managers.
Married Erika Maria Kneidl, September 18, 1959 (divorced January 1983). Children: Karl Benjamin, Lanita Maria. Married Florence Elaine Patteson, June 18, 1983.