AB, Harvard University, 1956. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1963. Postgraduate in business, New York University, 1968.
Associate Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York City, 1963-1966. Vice president, secretary Randolph Computer Corporation, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1966-1969, executive vice president, general counsel, board directors, 1969-1973. Executive vice president, chief operating officer BanCal Tri-State Corporation (holding company Bank of California), San Francisco, 1974-1976.
Vice president acquisitions Columbia Broadcasting System Incorporated, New York York City, 1976-1987. President VS & A Communications Partners, 1987-1989, The Snyder Company, New Canaan, Connecticut, since 1989. Lecturer management Golden Gate University, San Francisco, 1974-1976, Annenberg School Communications, Philadelphia, 1982-1987.
Volunteer legal services Office Economic Opportunity, 1963. Served to lieutenant United States Naval Reserve, 1956-1960. Member Harvard Club (New York City), Harvard Club (board directors Fairfield County).
Married Geraldine Wolff, December 27, 1964. Children: Hannah Abigail, Alexander Lowell Wolff.