Log In

Jack Walter Leason Edit Profile

investment advisor

Jack Walter Leason, American investment advisor. Chartered finance analyst. Member New York Society Security Analysts, Institute Chartered Finance Analysts.

Background

Leason, Jack Walter was born on March 2, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Israel and Sophia (Goodman) Leason.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University of Pennsylvania, 1942.

Career

Analyst, accountant, United States Securities and Exchange Commission, Philadelphia, 1943-1947;analyst, Salomon Brothers, New York City, 1948;manager research, Shields & Company. New York City, 1949-1953;director institutional research, Montgomery, Scott & Company. New York City, 1953-1958;director investment research, Gregory & Sons, New York City, 1958-1965;vice president institutional research, E.F. Hutton & Company, Inc., New York City, 1965-1974;investment adviser, J.W. & Company, Ventnor, New Jersey, 1974-1980;now investment advisor, finance consultant.

Achievements

  • Chartered finance analyst.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Russian Economic Threat, 1961 (Vigilant Patriot award Freedoms Foundation). Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Member New York Society Security Analysts, Institute Chartered Finance Analysts.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, walking, swimming.

Connections

Married Ruth Lederberg, August 11, 1957 (divorced 1978). Children: Jonathan Oren, David Geoffrey.

father:
Israel Leason

mother:
Sophia (Goodman) Leason

spouse:
Ruth Lederberg

children:
Jonathan Oren Leason

David Geoffrey Leason