Graduate, St. Marks School, 1937; graduate, Yale University, 1941.
With, Hanover Bank, 1941-1944, 46-55;
assistant secretary, Hanover Bank, 1949-1953;
assistant vice president, Hanover Bank, 1953-1955;
partner, Dick & Merle Smith, 1956;
vice president, Empire Trust Company, 1957-1966;
senior vice president, Empire Trust Company, 1965-1966;
with, Bank New York, 1966-1967;
senior vice president, Schroder Trust Company. New York City, 1967-1973;
director, Schroder Trust Company. New York City, 1970-1973;
president, director, Cheapside Dollar Fund Ltd., New York City, 1970-1988;
senior vice president, Schroder Capital Management Inc., New York City, 1973-1984;
consultant, Schroder Capital Management Inc., New York City, 1984-1988.
Chairman, director Schroder Capitol Funds Inc., since 1988.
Mayor Oyster Bay Cove, New York, 1973-1985, trustee, 1965-1998. Trustee St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1969-1999. Second lieutenant infantry, Army of the United States, 1943-1946.
Member Piping Rock Club (Locust Valley, New York ), Knickerbocker Club New York, Order of St. John's Jerusalem.
Married Lesley Ripley, Sep 10, 1940, divorced 1952, children: Henry R., Lesley Schwab Forman, Margery Schwab Weekes. Married C. Meteer Shanks, July 5, 1955. Stuart Taylor, George Bliss, Katharine Lambard Schwab Kimmick.