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Investment banker

Edward McCormick Blair, American Investment banker. Board of directors George M. Pullman Ednl. Foundation; trustee College of Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine; life trustee University of Chicago, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.

Background

Blair, Edward McCormick was born on July 18, 1915 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of William McCormick and Helen Haddock (Bowen) Blair.

Education

Graduate, Groton School, 1934; Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1938; Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1940.

Career

With, William Blair & Company, Chicago, since 1946; partner, William Blair & Company, 1950-1961; managing partner, William Blair & Company, 1961-1977; senior partner, William Blair & Company, since 1977.

Membership

Board of directors George M. Pullman Ednl. Foundation; trustee College of Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine. Life trustee University of Chicago, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve, 1941-1946.

Connections

Married Elizabeth Graham Iglehart, June 28, 1941. Children: Edward McCormick, Francis Iglehart.

father:
William McCormick Blair

mother:
Helen Haddock (Bowen) Blair

spouse:
Elizabeth Graham Iglehart

children:
Francis Iglehart Blair

Edward McCormick Blair