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Investment banker

Thomas Israel Unterberg, American investment banker.


Unterberg, Thomas Israel was born on January 8, 1931 in New York City. Son of Clarence Ephraim and Marjorie (Kahn) University.


Student, Deerfield (Massachusetts) Academy, 1948. Bachelor, Princeton, 1952. Master of Business Administration, University Pennsylvania, 1956.


Associate C.E. Unterberg, Towbin Company, New York City, 1956-1960, partner, 1960-1975, managing partner, 1975-1977. Partner L.F. Rothschild, Unterberg, Towbin, New York City, 1977-1981, managing partner, 1981-1982, chairman, senior managing partner, 1983-1987. Managing director Shearson Lehman Brothers, Inc., 1987-1989.

Chairman, president C.E. Unterberg, Inc., since 1989. Managing director Unterberg, Harris, De Santis, New York City and San Francisco, since 1989. Director LIN Broadcasting Corporation, Tandem Computers Inc., ASK Group (a software company) Computer Systems, Palo Alto, California, Systems & Computer Technology Corporation, Applied Energy Services, Inc.


Chairman Grand St. Settlement, since 1972. Trustee Montefiore Hospital, since 1973, Hobart and William Smith College, 1986. Treasurer, since 1974.

Board directors Princeton University Investment Company, since 1987. Served with Army of the United States, 1952-1954. Member Securities Industries Association New York City Clubs: City Athletic (New York City), Bond (New York City).

Princeton Key and Seal.


Married Susan Appleman, August 16, 1961. Children– Ellen Rose, Emily Jane.

Clarence Ephraim University

Marjorie (Kahn) University

Susan Appleman

Ellen Rose Unterberg

Emily Jane Unterberg