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Banker

Geoffrey Acheson Thompson, American banker. Active American Federation Aging Research, Near East Foundation; vice chairman American Red Cross of Greater New York Lieutenant United States Navy, 1963-1965. Member Harvard Club, University Club, Links Club, Buffalo Club.

Background

Thompson, Geoffrey Acheson was born on October 26, 1940 in White Plains, New York, United States. Son of Frederick D. and Julia (Acheson) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1963. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1967.

Career

Circulation director Newsweek International, New York City, 1967-1970. Associate Warburg, Paribas Becker, 1970-1972. Vice president Citicorp-Citibank, 1972-1978, General Electric Credit, Stamford, Connecticut, 1978-1981.

President Marine Midland Banks Inc., Buffalo, since 1981, chief operating officer, 1981-1988, president, also board directors, since 1986, chief executive officer, since 1988. Board directors The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation, Nordeman, Grimm Incorporated, New York York City. Vice chairman New York Business Council.

Membership

Active American Federation Aging Research, Near East Foundation. Vice chairman American Red Cross of Greater New York Lieutenant United States Navy, 1963-1965. Member Harvard Club, University Club, Links Club, Buffalo Club.

Connections

Married Claudia Geyer, June 18, 1966. 1 daughter, Marina.

father:
Frederick D. Thompson

mother:
Julia (Acheson) Thompson

spouse:
Claudia Geyer