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Reminiscences of David Smith : oral history, 2006.

Creator: Smith, David, 1942-
Project: Atlantic Philanthropies Oral History Project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 214 p. sound recordings: 7 CD-ROMs (69; 135; 120 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Former President, InterPacific.

Scope and Contents

Born 1942 in Bronx, New York; early life and Catholic school education in New York City; early career as accountant in New York and Europe; 1986 joins InterPacific to do international finance and investments; differences between Duty Free Shoppers, General Atlantic Partners and InterPacific; InterPacific-run resorts: Guam, Saipan, Phuket, Bali, Couran Cove, Tahiti; upper Fifth Avenue low income housing real estate; InterPacific business investments; Hawaii Retail Group stores and shopping center; San Francisco real estate holdings and Western Athletic Clubs; Atlantic Philanthropies and anonymous giving; interactions with colleagues at InterPacific and General Atlantic Group Limited; interactions with Charles F. Feeney.


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Copyright held by: The Trustees of Columbia University of the City of New York and The Atlantic Philanthropies, 2007.

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