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Banking executive

John Carter Bacot, American banking executive. Bar: New York 1959. Member Economic Club New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Association Reserve City Bankers, New York State Bar Association, Council on Foreign Relations, Montclair Golf Club, Links Club, Union Club.

Background

Bacot, John Carter was born on February 7, 1933 in Utica, New York, United States. Son of John Vacher and Edna (Gunn) Bacot.

Education

AB, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Cornell University, 1958.

Career

With firm, Utica, 1959-1960; with, Bank of New York, New York City, since 1960; president, Bank of New York, New York City, 1974-1984; chief Executive officer, chairman, Bank of New York, New York City, 1982-1998; also board director, Bank of New York retired, 1998. Board directors Home Life Insurance Company, Atlantic Reins. Company, Centennial Insurance Company, Bank of New York International Corporation, Bank of New York Company, Inc.

Trustee Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company. Chairman of the board of trustees Hamilton College.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1959.

Membership

Member Economic Club New York, Pilgrims of the United States, Association Reserve City Bankers, New York State Bar Association, Council on Foreign Relations, Montclair Golf Club, Links Club, Union Club.

Connections

Married Shirley Schou, November 26, 1960. Children: Elizabeth, Susan.

father:
John Vacher Bacot

mother:
Edna (Gunn) Bacot

spouse:
Shirley Schou

child:
Susan Bacot

child:
Elizabeth Bacot