Log In

F. Helmut Weymar

economist , company executive

F. Helmut Weymar, American Reinsurance and commodities trading company executive, economist. Avocations: painting, tennis. M C. Recipient Best Public Research award American Agricultural Economics Association, 1968.

Background

Weymar, F. Helmut was born on November 24, 1936 in New York City. Son of Gustav Robert and Martha (Steinhauser) Weymar.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy in Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1964.

Career

Manager commodity economics, Nabisco, Inc., New York City, 1963-1969;chairman, chief Executive officer, Commodities Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1969-1986;chairman, Commodities Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, 1986-1995;chairman, Stockton Holdings Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda, since 1995. Board of managers Coffee, Sugar and Cocoa Exchange, New York City, 1974-1991, member Executive Committee, chairman new products development committee, 1981-1991. Member Chicago Board Trade, since 1983.

Achievements

  • Avocations: painting, tennis. M C.

Membership

Member directors committee Center for Study Futures Market, Columbia University Business School, New York City, 1979-1987. Trustee Pingry School, Martinsville, New Jersey, since 1983. Member visiting committee Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, since 1984.

Member American Economics Association, National Futures Association (board directors 1982-1990, executive committee 1989-1990), Futures Industry Association (board directors 1987-1989), Pretty Brook Tennis (president Princeton, New Jersey 1977-1978), Siasconset Casino Association (board directors 1987-1991), Hillsboro Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, tennis.

Connections

Married Caroline Seager, June 21, 1958. Children: Matthew D., Emily B.

father:
Gustav Robert Weymar

mother:
Martha (Steinhauser) Weymar

spouse:
Caroline Seager

children:
Matthew D. Weymar

Emily B. Weymar