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investment company executive

Peter Goelet Gerry, American investment company executive. Trustee Rensselaerville Institute, New York, 1975, Trotting Horse Museum, Inc., Goshen, New York, since 1976; Member of New York Venture Capital Forum (director), National Venture Capital Corporation, National Association Small Business Investment Companies (governor since 1980).

Background

Gerry, Peter Goelet was born on September 23, 1945 in Glen Cove, New York, United States. Son of Elbridge Thomas and Marjorie (Kane) Gerry.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Harvard University, 1968, Master of Business Administration, 1973. Trainee Brown Brothers Harriman, New York City, 1970-1971. Investment manager Citicorp Venture Capital, New York City, 1973-1978, vice president, 1978-1983, president, 1983^.

Director Burkhart Petroleum Company, American Exploration Company, Pond Hill Homes Ltd. Trustee, Rensselaerville Institute (New York), 1975, Trotting Horse Museum, Inc., Goshen, New York, since 1976.

Career

Trainee Brown Brothers Harriman, New York City, 1970—1971. Investment manager Citicorp Venture Capital, 1973—1978, vice president, 1978—1983, president, since 1983. Director Burkhart Petroleum Company, American Exploration Company, Pond Hill Homes Ltd.

To lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1968-1970.

Membership

Trustee Rensselaerville Institute, New York, 1975, Trotting Horse Museum, Inc., Goshen, New York, since 1976. Member of New York Venture Capital Forum (director), National Venture Capital Corporation, National Association Small Business Investment Companies (governor since 1980).

Connections

Married Alexandra Wetherill, August 20, 1977. Children: Christopher, Peter, Morgan.

father:
Elbridge Thomas Gerry

mother:
Marjorie (Kane) Gerry

spouse:
Alexandra Wetherill

children:
Christopher Gerry

Peter Gerry

Morgan Gerry