John L. FurthJohn L. Furth

Vice Chairman, joined Peter B. Cannell & Co., Inc. in January, 2014.  Mr. Furth began his career at Burnham and Co., where he became a partner in 1962. He joined E.M. Warburg Pincus & Co. in 1970, where he was Vice Chairman and a Director until 1999. He also served as Chairman of affiliated companies, including Warburg Pincus Counsellors and Warburg Pincus Asset Management, of which he was a founder. From 1999 until 2013, he was Vice Chairman of Klingenstein, Fields & Co., L.L.C, an investment advisory business. Mr. Furth is a member of the New York Society of Security Analysts and the Institute of Chartered Investment Counselors (CIC), and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation. He is Trustee Emeritus of Barnard College, a Trustee and Assistant Treasurer of the Foundation for Child Development, a Trustee and former Chairman of Blythedale Children’s Hospital, and retired Vice Chairman and former President of the Board of Grand Street Settlement. He also served on the Yale Development Board and related Capital Campaign Committees. Mr. Furth served as an officer in the U.S. Army from 1952 to 1954, including service in Korea, for which he received the Bronze Star. He graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in English literature. Mr. Furth attended the New York University Graduate School of Business and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.