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Charles David Toy, lawyer, business manager. Bar: New York 1981, District of Columbia 2001. Board trustees Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 1994-1998; alumni council Philips Academy, 2000-2004; member strategic planning committee DeLaSalle Academy; Member American Bar Association, American Club (Hong Kong), Ladies Recreation Club (Hong Kong), Phi Beta Kappa.


Toy, Charles David was born on June 29, 1955 in New York City. Son of Frank H.F. and Louise S.K. (Louie) Toy.


Bachelor in Social Studies, cum laude, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977. Juris Doctor, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1980.


Associate Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1980-1984, Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler, Hong Kong, 1984—1988, partner, 1989—1991, New York City, 1991—1993. Vice president, general counsel Overseas Private Investment Corporation, Washington, 1993-2001, vice president finance, 1995-1996, vice president investment funds, 1998-1999. Partner Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, 2001—2002.

Member board advisors GMI Capital Corporation, Chevy Chase, Maryland, 2002—2004, executive vice president, corporation secretary, 2004. Managing member, executive vice president Pangaea Holdings, LLC, 2005—2006. Executive vice president, corporation secretary Pangaea Trading Corporation, 2005—2006.

Managing director 57 Stars LLC, since 2007. Speaker in field; profile subject International Finance Law Review, 1996, Avenue Asia, 1996, 97, American Bar Association 1997-1999, 2002, American Conference Institute, 1996, 98, American Society International Law, 1996-1997, Association Bar City New York, 2000, World Economic Development Conference, 1996, Corporation Legal Times Roundtable, 1996, Committee of 100, 1996, Asian American Bar Association, 1996, Asian Business Association, 1996, Asian Pacific American Bar Association, 1996, Forbes, 1997, Adam Smith Institute, 1998, Jerome Levy Economics Institute Bard College, 1998, Asian Pacific American Institute Congressional Studies, 1998, Embassy South Africa, 1998, Harvard Institute International Development, 1998, 99, Insight Information, 1998, 99, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, 1998. University Florida Levin College Law, 1999, CNA/Schinnerer Conference, 1999, Case We.

Reserve University School Law, 1999, Practising Law Institute, 1999, 2000, University Iowa Tippie School Management, 2000, Metropolitan Corporation Counsel Interview, 2000, International Project Finance Association, 2000, American Corporation Counsel Association, 2000, United States Institute Peace, 2001. Interview Legal Times, 2001, Bloomberg, 2002.


  • Bar: New York 1981, District of Columbia 2001.


  • Other Work

    • Contributing editor Taxes and Investment in Asia and the Pacific, 1985-1991, Tax News Service, 1986-1991, Bulletin for International Fiscal Documentation, 1986-1991. Member editorial board Strategic Alliance Alert, 1994-1995.


Board trustees Lower East Side Tenement Museum, 1994-1998. Alumni council Philips Academy, 2000-2004. Member strategic planning committee DeLaSalle Academy.

Member American Bar Association, American Club (Hong Kong), Ladies Recreation Club (Hong Kong), Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Sandra Lynn Youla, March 10, 1984. 1 child Alana May Youla.

Frank H.F. Toy

Louise S.K. (Louie) Toy

Sandra Lynn Youla

Alana May Youla Toy