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venture capital executive

John Henry Mahar, American Venture capital executive. First lieutenant United States Army, 1956-1957. Member American Chemical Society, National Venture Capital Association.

Background

Mahar, John Henry was born on July 18, 1934 in Syracuse, New York, United States. Son of John F. and Orpha (Crouse) Mahar.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Massachusetts, 1955. Master of Science in Chemical Engineering, University Pennsylvania, 1961. Master of Business Administration, Rutgers University, 1972.

Career

Research associate Mobil Research and Development, Paulsboro, New Jersey, 1957-1964. Project manager Exxon Research and Development, Linden, 1964-1970. Vice president venture capital Exxon Ent., Incorporated, New York York City, 1970-1980.

President QyX division Exxon, Lionville, Pennsylvania, 1980-1982. Vice president planning/manufacturing Exxon Office Systems, Stamford, Connecticut, 1982-1984. Managing director First Chicago Investment, Chicago, 1984-1985.

Executive vice president, chief operating officer Elf Technology, Inc., Stamford, Connecticut, since 1985. Board directors Cygnus Therapeutics, Redwood City, California, Triconex Corporation, Irvine, California, Martek Corporation, Columbia, Maryland, Advisory Mat. Technology, New Milford, Connecticut.

Membership

First lieutenant United States Army, 1956-1957. Member American Chemical Society, National Venture Capital Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: woodworking.

Connections

Married Jacqueline Hebert, September 1, 1956. Children: Timothy D., Rosemary A., James A., Maureen J.

father:
John F. Mahar

mother:
Orpha (Crouse) Mahar

spouse:
Jacqueline Hebert

children:
Timothy D. Mahar

Rosemary A. Mahar

James A. Mahar

Maureen J. Mahar