Steven George Hoch

   
  • Nomination Committee
  • Elected to the Board 2006

  • Date of birth: 1954
  • Nationality: American/Swiss
Career
  • 2002 - present Highmount Capital, LLC, Boston & New York
    Founder and Senior Partner of Highmount Capital, a U.S.-based investment management firm
  • 1994 - 2002 Pell Rudman Trust Company, Boston
    Member of the Executive Committee and Head of Client Service
  • 1990 - 1994 Bessemer Trust Company, N.A., New York
    Senior Vice President, Member of Management Committee
  • 1987 - 1990 Bank in Liechtenstein Trust Company and BIL, Trainer Wortham Inc., New York
    Member of the Management Committee and Vice-President, Business Development
  • 1986 - 1987 Chemical Bank, New York
    International Private Banking Division Vice President and Head of Europe / North America Group
  • 1978 - 1986 Chemical Bank, New York & Zurich (Switzerland)
    Commercial bank training and account officer; Head of Corporate Banking for Switzerland
Education
  • 1975 - 1977 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Graduate cum laude with Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations
  • 1973 - 1975 Colorado College, Colorado Springs
    Liberal Arts program with courses in history, political science
  • 1969 - 1972 Phillips Academy, Andover (Massachusetts)
Board memberships
  • Chairman, American Swiss Foundation (USA/CH)
  • Chairman of the investment committee of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (USA)
  • Advisory board member of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (Panama)