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Investment banking executive

Dwight Crouse Baum, American investment banking executive. Chartered finance analyst. Decorated Order British Empire. Trustee Alice Lloyd College; board directors Planned Parenthood-World Population, Los Angeles; Member National Association Securities Dealers (board governors 1976-1979), Los Angeles Society Finance Analysts, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Pacific Stock Exchange, Inc. (vice chairman 1980-1982), Phi Delta Theta.

Background

Baum, Dwight Crouse was born on November 21, 1912 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of Dwight James and Katharine Lucia (Crouse) Baum.

Education

Electrical Engineer, Cornell University, 1936. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1938.

Career

Assistant to vice president, Mine Safety Appliance Company, Pittsburgh, 1938-1940;armament supply officer, British Air Commission, Washington, 1940-1946;assistant to partner, Eastman Dillon & Company, Los Angeles, 1946-1947;vice president, 1st California Company, Los Angeles, 1947-1956;general partner, Eastman Dillon Union Securities & Company, Los Angeles, 1956-1971;senior vice president, Eastman Dillon Union Securities & Company, 1971-1972;also director, Eastman Dillon Union Securities & Company, Los Angeles, 1972-1980;senior vice president, Blyth Eastman Dillon & Company, Inc. advisory director, Blyth Eastman Dillon & Company, Inc., 1980-1983;senior vice president, Paine Webber Inc, since 1980. Board directors Dominguez Water Corporation (now Dominguez Superior vena cava syndrome Corporation).

Achievements

  • Chartered finance analyst.

Membership

Trustee Alice Lloyd College. Board directors Planned Parenthood-World Population, Los Angeles. Member National Association Securities Dealers (board governors 1976-1979), Los Angeles Society Finance Analysts, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Pacific Stock Exchange, Inc.

(vice chairman 1980-1982), Phi Delta Theta. Clubs: California (Los Angeles), Bond (Los Angeles).

Connections

Married Hildagarde Engelhardt, January 17, 1942 (deceased April 1999). Children: Dwight J., John E.

father:
Dwight James Baum

mother:
Katharine Lucia (Crouse) Baum

spouse:
Hildagarde Engelhardt

child:
Dwight J. Baum

child:
John E. Baum