Edgar Wachenheim III

Founder at Greenhaven Associates, Inc.

Edgar Wachenheim III

Edgar Wachenheim III

Founder at Greenhaven Associates, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

The Gottesman Co.
Greenhaven Associates, Inc.

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697

Number of Boards

10

Interests

Art, Photography, Tennis, Hiking

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President at Greenhaven Associates, Inc.

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Executive Chairman at Central National Gottesman, Inc.

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Chief Operating Officer & Assistant Treasurer at The Museum of Modern Art - New York

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Former Chief Executive Officer at The New York Public Library

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The David Rockefeller Director at The Museum of Modern Art - New York

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Managing Director & Global Head of Capital Partnering at General Atlantic Service Co. LP

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Managing Partner at East End Advisors LLC

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Executive Vice President, Director at Sue and Edgar Wachenheim Foundation

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Chief Investment Officer at Greenhaven Associates, Inc.

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Former Partner In Charge, Institutional Sales at Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC

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Edgar Wachenheim III
Founder at Greenhaven Associates, Inc.
Education
MBA in Finance
Class of 1966

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

BA in Mathematics
Class of 1959

Williams College is a private liberal arts college located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, United States. It was established in 1793 with funds from the estate of Ephraim Williams. Originally a men's college, Williams became co-educational in 1970. It is located in Williamstown, MA, USA.

Attendee

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. MIT has five schools and one college, containing a total of 32 academic departments, with a strong emphasis on scientific, engineering, and technological education and research. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States, the institute used a polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction. MIT was elected to the Association of American Universities in 1934.

Career History
Founder
1988 - Current

Greenhaven’s investment strategy is to purchase undervalued securities and then to sell the securities when they become fully or overvalued. They perform their own research on every security it purchases for clients and they do not specialize by size, industry, or geography. While the firm mainly invests in common stocks, Greenhaven may purchase warrants, convertible or other debt securities, or other types of securities that might serve as a proxy for common stocks. In an account is not fully-invested, the firm may purchase US Treasury Bills or Notes, or other cash equivalents.

Securities Analyst
Prior

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. engages in global investment banking, securities, and investment management, which provides financial services. It operates through the following business segments: Investment Banking, Global Markets, Asset Management, and Consumer & Wealth Management. The Investment Banking segment serves public and private sector clients around the world and provides financial advisory services, help companies raise capital to strengthen and grow their businesses and provide financing to corporate clients. The Global Markets segment serves its clients who buy and sell financial products, funding and manage risk. The Asset Management segment provides investment services to help clients preserve and grow their financial assets. The Consumer & Wealth Management segment helps clients to achieve their individual financial goals by providing a wealth advisory and banking services. The company was founded by Marcus Goldman in 1869 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Executive Vice President & Chief Investment Officer
Prior
Boards & Committees
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Prior

Greenhaven’s investment strategy is to purchase undervalued securities and then to sell the securities when they become fully or overvalued. They perform their own research on every security it purchases for clients and they do not specialize by size, industry, or geography. While the firm mainly invests in common stocks, Greenhaven may purchase warrants, convertible or other debt securities, or other types of securities that might serve as a proxy for common stocks. In an account is not fully-invested, the firm may purchase US Treasury Bills or Notes, or other cash equivalents.

Vice Chairman, Board of Directors
Tenure Unconfirmed

Central National Gottesman, Inc. engages in the sales and distribution business. It operates through the following divisions: Central National, North American Distribution, and Lindenmeyr Publications Group. The Central National division focuses on the sales, marketing, and distribution of paper, pulp, packaging, tissue, metals, and wood products industries. The North American Distribution includes the digital and format products, packaging, industrial supplies, commercial printers, and graphics and design businesses. The Lindenmeyr Publications Group division offers paper procurement, management, and consulting services for retailers, catalogers, direct marketers, and publishers of magazines and books. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Purchase, NY.

Life Member, Board of Trustees
Current

The New York Public Library engages in the provision of library services. It uses its available resources in a program of collecting, cataloging, and conserving books and other materials, and providing ready access directly to individual library users and to users elsewhere through cooperating libraries and library networks. The company was founded in 1895 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Chairman, Board of Trustees
Current

WNET, channel 13 (branded as THIRTEEN), is a non-commercial educational, public television station licensed to Newark, New Jersey, United States. With its signal covering the New York metropolitan area, WNET is a member station of, program provider to, and flagship property of the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS).

Member Emeritus, Board of Trustees
Current

Skidmore College has undergone many transformations since its founding in the early twentieth century as a women's college. The Young Women's Industrial Club was formed in 1903 by Lucy Ann Skidmore (1853–1931) with inheritance money from her husband who died in 1879, and from her father, Joseph Russell Skidmore (1821–1882), a former coal merchant. In 1911, the club was chartered under the name "Skidmore School of Arts" as a college to vocationally and professionally train young women. It "prepares illustrators, designers, dieticians, accountants, secretaries and costumers.

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$100K - $300K
2019

The Museum of Modern Art exhibits modern and contemporary art. The organization was founded by Alfred H. Barr in 1929 and is located in New York, NY.

$100K
2018

The Museum of Modern Art exhibits modern and contemporary art. The organization was founded by Alfred H. Barr in 1929 and is located in New York, NY.

$100K - $250K
2017

The Museum of Modern Art exhibits modern and contemporary art. The organization was founded by Alfred H. Barr in 1929 and is located in New York, NY.

Political Donations
$2,500
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,500
2011

Former Representative from New York's 17th Congressional District

$1,000
2009

Former Representative from New York's 17th Congressional District

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