Bachelor, College Wooster, 1932. Master of Arts, Fletcher School Law and Diplomacy, 1934.
Postgraduate fellow Harvard University, 1939—1943. Far east economic Federal Reserve Systems, Washington, acting chief board governors, 1945—1950. Governor Central Bank Ceylon, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 1950—1953.
Chief Middle East division International Bank Reconstrn. and Development, Washington, 1953—1954. Vice president Federal Reserve Bank New York, 1954—1959. Senior vice president Citibank (First National City Bank formerly), 1959—1972.
Consultant domestic and international money Mountain Lakes, New Jersey, from 1972. Trustee China Foundation Promotion Education and Culture, from 1973.
Member of United Church Christ, Monetary Peleoin Society, Committee Monetary Research and Education (director since 1973), Council Foreign Relations, University Club, Phi Beta Kappa.
Married Marion Fitch, December 18, 1937. Children: John Kempton, Janet Exter Butler, Nancy Exter Downs, George Fitch.