Bachelor of Science in Economics, Purdue University, 1969. Master of Business Administration in Finance, Xavier University, 1976.
Assistant vice president, American Can Corporation, New York City, 1969-1970; sales manager, American Can Corporation, Cincinnati, 1970-1973; account executive, Merrill Lynch, Cincinnati, 1973-1976; vice president, Oppenheimer, Chicago, 1976-1981; associate director, Bear Stearns & Company, Chicago, 1981-1988; partner, managing director, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce Oppenheimer, since 1988.
Former president board directors National Kidney Foundation Illinois. Executive council University Chicago Childrens Hospital, Boy Scouts American, 1992-1994. Former president board directors Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Care, 1992-1998, board director Adler Planetarium & Museum, Chicago, 1998-2005.
Treasurer, board director, Jobs for Youth. Board directors National Kidney Foundation. Member Chicago Bond Club, American Arbitration Association, National Board Arbitrators, East Bank Club, Rainbows (board directors 1984-1996), Metropolitan Club, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Club, Chicago Yacht Club, Center for Excellence in Education (board directors 1990-1992), Chicago Filmmakers (board directors 1986-1998).
Married Carolyn F. Heath, April 26, 1970 (divorced April 1985). Children: Fritz. Eric. Married Darlene Finkel, December 13, 1987.