Log In

John James D'Luhy Edit Profile

Investment banker

John James D'Luhy, American investment banker. License amateur radio operator K2EXI, commercial pilot (instrument-rated). Recipient Professor Michael I. Handel Honorary prize, Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island, since 2010.


D'Luhy, John James was born on September 18, 1933 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States. Son of John George and Leonora (Fila) D'L.


AB, Trinity College, 1955. Master of Business Administration, The Wharton School, University Pennsylvania, 1959.


Junior executive trainee Merrill Lynch, New York City, 1956—1958, with over-the-counter research department, 1959—1960. Associate syndicate department, investment management, investment banking Lazard Freres & Company, 1960—1968. Senior vice president, partner, director money management and venture capital division R.W. Pressprich & Company, 1968—1972.

Director money management and private placements Wood Walker & Company, 1972—1973. President United States Oil Corporation, 1973—1983, founder, president, 1983—1984. Private investor Dominick & Dominick, New York City, 1983—1986.

Finance advisor Robert Thomas Securities division Raymond James Associates, 1990—2002. Private investor Spring Lake, New Jersey, since 2002. Trustee Collier Services Foundation, Marlboro, New Jersey, 1986-1992.

Business council Monmouth University, West Long Branch, New Jersey, 1994-1998. Senior analyst New York Society Security Analysts. Officer candidate school United States Navy, 1955.


  • License amateur radio operator K2EXI, commercial pilot (instrument-rated).


Honorary usher St. Patrick's Catholic, New York City, since 1969, chief honorary usher, 1975-1976. Founding member United States Naval War College Foundation, 1969, Newport, Rhode Island, trustee, since 2001, finance committee 2002-2006, chairman audit com, chairman, 2004-2005, treasurer, 2005-2006, chairman finance committee, 2005-2006, strategic planning committee, 2001-2003, capital campaign committee, 2001-2003, chairman board trustees 2006-2008, governance committee member, since 2008. Co-chairman Spring Lake Centennial Committee, 1990-1992.

President Spring Lake Chorus, 1990-1992. Active Chorus of Atlantic, since 2000, barbershop chorus. 1st pilot, auxiliary air arm, United States Coast Guard Auxiliary, flotilla air officer, 2001-2003, vice Commander, 2003-2004.

With United States Navy, 1955, member steering committee Wharton School Emeritus Society, since 2009. Member Investment Association New York (board directors 1967, chairman capital and money mktgs. committee), Association Investment Management and Research, New York Society Security Analysts (senior analyst, high net worth investors committee 2000-2002, career development committee 2000-2002), American Radio Relay League, Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Experimental Aircraft Association, University Club New York City (council 1977-1983, executive committee, treasurer 1979-1983), Spring Lake Bath and Tennis Club, Jersey Aero Club (chairman rules committee 1992), Blue Hill (New York City) Troupe, Penn Club New York, Clayton (New York ) Yacht Club.


Married Gale Rainsford, December 7, 1968. Children: Amanda, Pamela.

John George D'L.

Leonora (Fila) D'L.

Gale Rainsford

Amanda D'Luhy

Pamela D'Luhy