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Financier

John Robert Petty, American financier. With United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1953. Member Council Foreign Relations, Foreign Bondholders Protective Council (president).

Background

Petty, John Robert was born on April 16, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Dewitt Talmage and Beatrice (Worthington) Petty.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1951. Postgraduate, New York University, 1954.

Career

With, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City and Paris, 1953-1966;vice president, Chase Manhattan Bank, 1964-1966;deputy assistant secretary, Department Treasury, Washington, 1966-1968;assistant secretary for international affairs, Department Treasury, Washington, 1968-1972;partner, Lehman Brothers, New York City, 1972-1976;president, director, chairman of the executive committee, Marine Midland Banks, Inc., from 1976;chairman, chief Executive officer, Marine Midland Banks, Inc., 1976-1988;managing general partner, Petty-FBW Associations, Washington, 1989-1991;chairman Federal National Payables Inc., Washington, since 1992;chairman Federal National Payables Inc., Federal National Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., since 1992;chairman, Nippon Credit Trust Company. New York City, 1990-1998. Chairman Hydro-Icona, Inc., chairman TECSEC Inc., Czech & Slovak American Enterprise Fund, 1991-1995.

Board directors Antec Corporation, Magnetic Analysis Corporation, Anixter International Corporation, Equivest Finance, Inc. Trustee American University.

Membership

With United States Naval Reserve, 1951-1953. Member Council Foreign Relations, Foreign Bondholders Protective Council (president).

Connections

Children: L. Talmage, Robert D., George M., Victoria Lee.

father:
Dewitt Talmage Petty

mother:
Beatrice (Worthington) Petty

children:
L. Talmage Petty

Robert D. Petty

George M. Petty

Victoria Lee Petty