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Investment banker

Alexander Waihung Yip, American investment banker. Member Asian Management Business Association (vice president, co-founder 1974), Asian Finance Society, Columbia University Graduate School Business Alumni Association, Organization Chinese Americans, Alpha Chi.

Background

Yip, Alexander Waihung was born on October 18, 1948 in Hong Kong. Came to the United States, 1968. Son of Chiu Choi and Kam Wan (Lau) Yip.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, University Hawaii, 1972. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1974.

Career

Financial manager Citibank NA, New York City, 1974-1978. Finance controller Irving Trust Company, 1978-1981. Vice president Union Planters National Bank, Memphis and Hong Kong, 1981-1982, Salomon Brothers Incorporated, New York York City, 1982-1985, Merrill Lynch Capital Markets, New York City, 1985-1986, The First Boston Corporation, New York City, 1986-1989, Shearson Lehman Hutton Asia, Inc., Tokyo, since 1989.

Member Columbia Management Consultant Incorporated, New York York City, 1974, Urban Volunteer Consultant Group, New York City, 1975.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Speaking Chinese, 1971.

Membership

Member Asian Management Business Association (vice president, co-founder 1974), Asian Finance Society, Columbia University Graduate School Business Alumni Association, Organization Chinese Americans, Alpha Chi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mystery-spy novels, flying.

Connections

Married Jean Mae Ung. 1 child, Spencer Ung.

father:
Chiu Choi Yip

mother:
Kam Wan (Lau) Yip

spouse:
Jean Mae Ung

child:
Spencer Ung Yip