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Carleton Arthur Holstrom

brokerage house executive

Carleton Arthur Holstrom, brokerage house executive.


Holstrom, Carleton Arthur was born on August 18, 1935 in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Carl W. and Nettie O. (Casterton) Holstrom.


Bachelor of Science, University of Wisconsin, 1957;Master of Arts, Rutgers University, 1962;Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Rutgers University, 1995.


Assistant vice president, Irving Trust Company. New York City, 1962-1966;assistant vice president, Bank of Commonwealth, Detroit, 1966-1969;assistant vice president, Bear, Stearns & Company. New York City, 1969-1973;partner, Bear, Stearns & Co, New York City, 1973-1987;senior vice president finance, The Bear Stearns Companies Inc., 1985-1987;special associate director, The Bear Stearns Companies Inc., 1987-1994;managing director emeritus, The Bear Stearns Companies Inc., since 1995.

Board directors Custodial Trust Company, Princeton, New Jersey, Science Learning Corporation.


Board overseers Rutgers University Foundation, New Brunswick, since 1975. Overseer Jane Voorhees Zimmerlee Museum, since 1984. Trustee New Brunswick Cultural Center, 1989-1993, Rutgers University, 1983-1995, vice-chairman, 1985-1988, chairman, 1988-1989, governor, 1989-1995, vice-chairman 1991-1994, chairman, 1994-1995.

Board directors University of Wisconsin Foundation Lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1957-1961. Member Heights Casino Club, Doylestown Country Club.


Married Evan Grant Cameron, June 29, 1957 (divorced 1978). Children: Christina, Marcia, Cynthia. Married Mary Beth Kineke, November 19, 1988.

Children: Ian, Will.

Carl W. Holstrom

Nettie O. (Casterton) Holstrom

Evan Grant Cameron

Mary Beth Kineke

Christina Holstrom

Marcia Holstrom

Cynthia Holstrom

Ian Holstrom

Will Holstrom