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Business and financial executive

Robert Arthur Neff, business and financial executive. Bar: New York 1958. Member council Cornell University; trustee Blair Academy, since 1993; trustee, chairman Princeton Tennis Program, since 1997. Served to captain United States Air Force, 1956-1958. Member Phi Delta Phi, Psi Upsilon.

Background

Neff, Robert Arthur was born on June 20, 1931 in Woodbury, New Jersey, United States. Son of Arthur Adelbert and Esther Augusta (Fosdick) Neff.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Cornell Univercity, 1953;Bachelor of Physical Education, Cornell Univercity, 1954;Bachelor of Laws, Cornell Univercity, 1956;Doctor of Laws, Cornell Univercity, 1969.

Career

Assistant to Chairman of the Board, International Basic Economy Corporation, New York City, 1958-1959;vice president South America, International Basic Economy Corporation, New York City, 1960-1964;vice president administration, corporation secretary, Seaboard World Airlines, Inc., Jamaica, New York, 1964-1977;senior vice-president, director, Seaboard World Airlines, Inc., Jamaica, New York, 1977-1980;vice president administration, Flying Tiger Lines, 1980-1981;senior vice president, Vanguard Ventures, Inc., New York City, 1982-1985;president, Icarus, Inc., Lake Success, New York, 1985-1987;chairman, Greenway Capital Corporation, New York City, 1991-1994.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1958.

Membership

Member council Cornell University. Trustee Blair Academy, since 1993. Trustee, chairman Princeton Tennis Program, since 1997.

Served to captain United States Air Force, 1956-1958. Member Phi Delta Phi, Psi Upsilon.

Connections

Married Cristina Archila, November 10, 1961 (divorced). Children: Robert Arthur, Phillip Adam. Married Julie Ann Ebers, November 23, 1974.

1 child, William Savidge.

father:
Arthur Adelbert Neff

mother:
Esther Augusta (Fosdick) Neff

spouses:
Cristina Archila

Julie Ann Ebers

children:
Robert Arthur Neff

Phillip Adam Neff

William Savidge Neff