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Steel company executive

Richard Charles O'Sullivan, American steel company executive. Served with United States Marine Corps, 1945-1946; Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1946. Member Finance Executives Institute (president St. Louis chapter 1979, Pittsburgh chapter 1986).

Background

O'Sullivan, Richard Charles was born on November 2, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Eugene Patrick and Leona (Schmitt) O'S.

Education

Bachelor of Science, DePaul University, 1950. Master of Business Administration, University Detroit, 1955. Postgraduate, New York University, 1960.

Career

Cost accountant, Signode Steel, Chicago, 1950-1952;trainee, California-Texas Oil Corporation Ltd., New York City, 1952-1953;cost analyst, Ford Motor Company, Highland Park, Michigan, 1953-1955;supervisor special projects, Chrysler Corporation, Highland Park, 1955-1956;assistant to Chairman of the Board, Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Woodridge, New Jersey, 1956-1962;director cost analysis, General dynamics corporation, New York City, 1962-1964;comptroller, General dynamics corporation (Electric Boat division), Groton, Connecticut, 1964-1968;vice president, controller, Textron Corporation, Providence, 1968-1971;controller, Monsanto Company, St. Louis, 1971-1988;treasurer, Monsanto Company, 1975-1988;vice president, Monsanto Company, 1976-1979;vice president economics and finance analysis, Monsanto Company, 1979-1981;chief finance officer, Allegheny Ludlum Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1981-1988. Member Finance Accounting Standards Advisory Council, 1975-1976.

Membership

Served with United States Marine Corps, 1945-1946. Served with United States Naval Reserve, 1946. Member Finance Executives Institute (president St. Louis chapter 1979, Pittsburgh chapter 1986).

Clubs: Duquesne, Pittsburgh Field.

Connections

Married Dorothy Mae Gallagher, December 2, 1950. Children– Mark, Deborah, Barbara, Patricia.

father:
Eugene Patrick O'S.

mother:
Leona (Schmitt) O'S.

spouse:
Dorothy Mae Gallagher

child:
Mark O'Sullivan

child:
Deborah O'Sullivan

child:
Barbara O'Sullivan

child:
Patricia O'Sullivan