Bachelor of Business Administration, Notre Dame University, 1964. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1968.
Assistant vice president Chemical Bank, New York City and London, 1968-1971. Associate Kuhn, Loeb & Company, New York City, 1971-1973. General manager Merrill Lynch-Brown Shipley Bank, London, 1973-1975.
Managing director Merrill Lynch White Weld, New York City and London, 1975-1980. Executive vice president American Scandinavian Banking Corporation, New York City, 1981-1983. President Butcher and Company, Philadelphia, since 1983.
Board directors Wausau Financial Systems Finance Corporation, Richmond, American Trade Group, Philadelphia, Butcher & Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Trust Company, Philadelphia, UTI Energy Corporation. General partner Trustees Private Bank, Philadelphia, since 1985.
Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1964-1966. Member Beta Gamma Sigma. Clubs: Merion Cricket (Haverford, Pennsylvania).
Union League (Philadelphia), Hurlingham (London).
Married Barbara Anne Gaines, September 20, 1969. Children: Christopher Devon, Courtney Elizabeth, John David Charlton, Andrew Thomas.