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Financial executive

William Martin Smith, American financial executive. Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1969.; Member Futures Industry Association, Illinois Bar Association.; Club: Union League (Chicago).

Background

Smith, William Martin was born on November 30, 1943 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Sam and Helen Smith.

Education

Bachelor, Michigan State University, 1965. Juris Doctor, Chicago Kent College Law, 1973.

Career

Senior vice president, director A.G. Becker, Inc., Chicago, 1972-1977. Bar: Illinois 1974; president, chief operating officer Chicago Board Options Exchange, 1977-1979. President, chief executive officer New York Futures Exchange, 1979-1981, since 1987.

General partner Zimbalist Smith Ltd.

Membership

Served to lieutenant (junior grade) United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1969. Member Futures Industry Association, Illinois Bar Association. Club: Union League (Chicago).

Connections

Married Linda Carol Zimbalist, May 27, 1979. 1 child, Brian Alexander.

father:
Sam Smith

mother:
Helen Smith

spouse:
Linda Carol Zimbalist

child:
Brian Alexander Smith