Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics, University Kansas, 1960. Master of Business Administration, Harvard University, 1962.
President capital markets group, PaineWebber Inc., New York City security analyst, Waddell & Reed, Kansas City, 1964-1967; security analyst, Mitchell Hutchins, New York City, 1967-1970; director research, Mitchell Hutchins, New York City, 1970-1977; president, Mitchell Hutchins, New York City, 1977-1981; president, Blyth Eastman Paine Webber, New York City, 1981-1984; president, Paine Webber Capitol Markets, New York City, 1984-1986; president, Capital International Ltd., New York City, since 1986; executive vice president, The Capital Groups Companies, Inc., present. Board directors Capital Group, Los Angeles, Plymouth Rock Company, Boston.
Director Summit Community School, New Jersey, 1975-1980, Summit Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1984. Trustee Claremeont University Graduate School, California, since 1989. Finance advisor various democratic campaigns, since 1981.
1st lieutenant United States Army, 1962-1964. Member Bond Club, World Business Council, World Economic Forum, Brook Club.
Married Mary Catherine Bennett, December 26, 1960. Children: Virginia Anne, Daniel Bennett.