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diversified financial services company executive

Ralph Southey Saul, American diversified financial services company executive. Bar: District of Columbia 1951, New York 1952. Trustee Committee for Economic Development, Brookings Institute; member advisory council Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Advisory Board Salvation Army; trustee GESU School With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Union League, Merion Golf Club.


Saul, Ralph Southey was born on May 21, 1922 in Brooklyn. Son of Walter Emerson and Helen Douglas (Coutts) Saul.


Bachelor of Arts, University of Chicago, 1947;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1951.


With, American Embassy, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1947-1948;associate firm, Lyeth & Voorhees, New York City, 1951-1952;assistant counsel to, Governor New York State, 1952-1954;staff attorney, Radio Corporation of America, 1954-1958;with, Securities and Exchange Commission, 1958-1965;director division trading and markets, Securities and Exchange Commission, 1963-1965;vice president corporate development, Investors Diversified Services, Inc., Minneapolis, 1965-1966;president, American Stock Exchange, New York City, 1966-1971;co-Civil Engineering, chairman management committee, First Boston Corporation, 1971-1974;chairman, chief Executive officer, INA Corporation, Philadelphia, 1975-1982;chairman, chief Executive officer, CIGNA Corporation, Philadelphia, 1982-1984;chairman, Horace Mann Educators Corporation. Board directors American buildings Company.


  • Bar: District of Columbia 1951, New York 1952.


Trustee Committee for Economics Development, Brookings Institute. Board overseers Graduate School Education, University of Pennsylvania With United States Naval Reserve, 1943-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, New York Stock Exch. (regulatory advising committee), Union League, Merion Golf Club, Links Club.


Married Bette Jane Bertschinger, June 16, 1956. Children: Robert Southey, Jane Adams.

Walter Emerson Saul

Helen Douglas (Coutts) Saul

Bette Jane Bertschinger

Robert Southey Saul

Jane Adams Saul