Robert E. Harvey

Robert E. Harvey

Investment Manager and Private Trustee


Robert E. Harvey is an investment manager and private trustee. He is an overseer of the Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University and a trustee of the Judson Memorial Church. He serves as treasurer and as a director of the Deering Foundation, Inc. Mr. Harvey began his investment career in 1976 at Scudder, Stevens & Clark, where he was founder and managing director of the Growth & Income Group. In 1991 he joined Bessemer Trust Co. as co-director of equities. In 1994 he became president of Barrett Associates, Inc., investment advisors. Mr. Harvey was elected in 1990 a director of The Ashforth Company, a family-owned real estate and investment company founded in New York City in 1896. Mr. Harvey holds a BA from Bowdoin College, an MBA from the University of Virginia, the CFA designation, and an MPH from Columbia University. He is a great-great grandson of Elizabeth Milbank Anderson, endower of the Fund.