Graduated from the high school.
Trader, Balfour Guthrie & Company Ltd., Dallas trader, Balfour Guthrie & Company Ltd., Chicago, San Francisco, 1949-1953; manager, Pillsbury Company, Chicago, 1954-1961; senior vice president investments, Paine Webber, Chicago, 1961-1994; Chairman board directors, Chicago Board Trade, 1971-1973; Chairman, Board Of Directors, Chicago Board Options Exchange, 1972-1974; founding chairman, Chicago Board Options Exchange, 1974-1994.
Served with British Army and Royal Navy, 1944-1948. Member Chicago Board Trade, Hamlet Country Club (Delray Beach, Florida), Adios Golf Club (Boca Raton, Florida), Evanston Golf Club.
Married Dorothy Arthur, October 7, 1949 (divorced). 1 son, Stuart Arthur. Married Carol Camp, May 14, 1977.