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Banker

Abraham Lecker, Romanian former banker.

Background

Lecker, Abraham was born on March 29, 1916 in Rumania. Came to United States, 1957. Son of Schaje and Lisa (Schimmel) Lecker.

Education

Master of Business Administration, Certified Association British Institute Bankers, London, 1947. Bachelor of Laws, School Law, Tel Aviv, 1957. Postgraduate, Harvard Business School.

Career

With banks in, Palestine, 1934-1936, Barclays Bank DCO, Palestine, 1936-1949. Deputy treasurer, comptroller City of Haifa, Israel, 1949-1957. With Exchange National Bank, Chicago, 1957-1981, senior vice president, cashier, 1966-1973, executive vice president, 1973-1981, director, 1971-1975.

Membership

Served with British Army, World World War II. Served with Israeli Army, 1948-1949. Former member American Jewish Committee, British Institute Bankers, American Institute Bankers, Illinois Manufacturers Association, Bankers Association Foreign Trade, International Business Council Chicago, Illinois Chamber of Commerce, Service Corps Retired Executives (volunteer), Executive Service Corps., International Executive Service Corps., B'nai B'rith.

Connections

Married Minnie Kamenetzky, August 29, 1954. 1 daughter, Lisa Joy.

father:
Schaje Lecker

mother:
Lisa (Schimmel) Lecker

spouse:
Minnie Kamenetzky