Clay Lavalle Sharp, American finance company executive. Lieutenant United States Navy, 1962-1968. Member Metropolitan Club.
Sharp, Clay Lavalle was born on September 19, 1940 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. Son of Clay LaValle and Ruby (Stoner) Sharp.
Bachelor of Science, United States Naval Academy, 1962. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1969.
Assistant vice president, Bache & Company. New York City, 1969-1973;
senior associate, Bear Stearns & Company. New York City, 1973-1975;
director finance, Emerson Electric Company, St. Louis, 1975-1984;
president, Emerson Finance Company, Stamford, Connecticut, since 1984;
also board directors, Emerson Electric Company, Stamford, Connecticut.
Board directors Emerson Capital Corporation, Stamford.
Lieutenant United States Navy, 1962-1968. Member Metropolitan Club.