Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Texas, 1956. Master of Business Administration (Baker scholar, Teagle fellow), Harvard University, 1961.
Chemical engineer, Exxon Corporation, Baton Rouge, 1959; security analyst, deVegh & Company. New York City, 1961-1964; director research, Waddell & Reed, Kansas City, Missoury, 1964-1967; executive vice president, Mitchell Hutchins, Inc., New York City, 1967-1977; Chairman of the Board, Alliance Capital Management Corporation, New York City, since 1977. Board directors The Equitable Companies, Inc.
Trustee American Federation of Art, Control Pk. Conservancy, Foreign Policy Assn, Metropolitan Museum of Art. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1959.
Member Finance Analysts Federation (past officer, director), New York Society Security Analysts (past president), Bond Club New York, Economics Club New York, Knickerbocker Club, Century Association, Grolier Club.
Married Reba White, March 15, 1975.