Two Lives: A Social and Financial Memoir

Two Lives: A Social and Financial Memoir

by Stanislas M. Yassukovich

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ISBN-13: 9781785548710
Publisher: Austin-Macauley Publishers Ltd
Publication date: 12/30/2016
Pages: 464
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Stanislas Yassukovich was born in Paris of a White Russian émigré father and a French mother. Settling in the United States at the outset of World War II, he was brought up on the North Shore of Long Island, N.Y., attending Green Vale School there, Deerfield Academy in Massachusetts, and Harvard College. After service in the U.S Marine Corps, he joined White, Weld & Co., New York investment bankers and was posted to its London office. Yassukovich subsequently formed and managed European Banking Company, became a Deputy Chairman of The Stock Exchange, London, Chairman of the Securities & Futures Authority, and, finally, Chairman of Merrill Lynch Europe, Middle East & Africa. After service as a non-executive director on various boards, he retired to the South of France. He was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. He is married to the former Diana Townsend, and has three children: Tatyana, Michael and Nicholas.

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