Birkelund, John P. - from United States

ID: 13
Organization: AAB
Country of meeting: in the year 2017

Is a Senior Advisor to Saratoga. He joined Dillon Read & Co., Inc. in 1981 and served successively as President, Chief Executive and Chairman from 1981 to 1997 when the firm was sold to Swiss Bank. Prior to joining Dillon Read, Mr. Birkelund co-founded New Court Securities Corporation in 1967 (now Rothschild, Inc.), and served as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and as non-executive director of N.M. Rothschild & Sons. Under his leadership New Court Securities emerged as one of the leading venture capital/buyout firms in the country.

Mr. Birkelund is a past director of the New York Stock Exchange and the Securities Industry Association and, in recent years, served on the corporate boards of N.M. Rothschild & Co., Barings Brothers, C.R. Bard, Copperweld Corporation, Darden Restaurants, NacRe Corporation, Lenox, Inc., and the advisory boards of the European Bank for Reconstruction & Development and ORIX USA Corporation

Dillon Read & Co. CEO (1986-1993)
Dillon Read & Co. COO (1981-1985)
Dillon Read & Co. President (1981-1985)
Enterprise Investors Senior Partner (-1981)
New Court Securities Corporation Co-Founder (1967)

Activities in the Orangization:
Emeritus Trustee