Benjamin Griswold - W P Insider

W P Carey Inc -- USA Stock  

USD 69.44  0.3  0.43%

Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Mr. Benjamin H. Griswold, IV is the Independent NonExecutive Chairman of the Board of the Company. Mr. Griswold is a partner and Chairman of Brown Advisory Inc., a Baltimorebased firm providing asset management and strategic advisory services in the U.S. and abroad. Prior to joining Brown Advisory as senior partner in March 2005, Mr. Griswold had served as Senior Chairman of Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. He had served as Senior Chairman of Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown, the predecessor of Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., since the acquisition of Bankers Trust by Deutsche Bank in 1999. Mr. Griswold began his career at Alex. Brown Sons in 1967, and became a partner of the firm in 1972. He headed the company research department, equity trading and equity division prior to being elected Vice Chairman of the Board and Director in 1984, and Chairman of the Board in 1987. Upon the acquisition of Alex. Brown by Bankers Trust New York Corporationrationration in 1997, he became Senior Chairman of BT Alex. Brown. Mr. Griswold is a member of the boards of Stanley Black Decker and Flowers Foods. A former Director of the New York Stock Exchange, he is active in civic affairs in the Baltimore area and serves as an Emeritus Trustee of Johns Hopkins University and heads the endowment board of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Age: 75  Chairman Since 2012  MBA    
212 492-1100  www.wpcarey.com
Griswold received his B.A. from Princeton University and his M.B.A. from Harvard University and served as a U.S. Army officer.

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 3.21 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $3.21 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 8.31 % implying that it generated $8.31 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 4.27 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 123.4 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. W P Carey Inc has Current Ratio of 1.4 which is typical for the industry and considered as normal.

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Entity Summary

W. P. Carey Inc. is an independent equity real estate investment trust. W P Carey Inc (WPC) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in NEW YORK, U.S.A and employs 314 people. W P is listed under Trading category by Fama And French industry classification.
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Top Management

W P Carey Leadership Team
Trisha Miller, CEO
Mark DeCesaris, Director
ToniAnn Sanzone, Executive
Hisham Kader, CFO, MBA
Peter Farrell, Director
Catherine Rice, Managing Director, MBA
Charles Parente, Director
Mary VanDeWeghe, Director, MBA
Nick Ommen, Director, MBA
Mark Alexander, Director
John Miller, Managing Director, MBA
JOHN PARK, Director, MBA
Trevor Bond, CEO, MBA
Mark Goldberg, President
Karsten Koller, Director
Richard Marston, Director
Jason Fox, Executive, MBA
Benjamin Griswold, Chairman, MBA
Peter Sands, Executive
Margaret Lewishas, Director, MBA
Nathaniel Coolidge, Director
Axel Hansing, Director
Christopher Niehaus, Director, MBA
Thomas Zacharias, Managing Director, MBA
Reginald Winssinger, Director
Jean Hoysradt, Director, MBA
Robert Mittelstaedt, Director, MBA
Arjun Mahalingam, Executive, CFA

Stock Performance

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