Paul Warburg biography and facts

Banker from United States of America,Germany

Paul Warburg Paul Moritz Warburg (August 10, 1868 – January 24, 1932) was a German-born American banker and early advocate of the U.S. Federal Reserve System. Warburg was born in Hamburg, Germany, to a Jewish family - the Warburg banking family. His parents were Moritz and Charlotte (Esther) Warburg. After graduating from the Realgymnasium in Hamburg in 1886, he entered the employ of Simon Hauer, a Hamburg importer and exporter, to learn the fundamentals of business practice. He similarly worked for Samuel Montague & Company, bankers, in London in 1889–90, the Banque Russe pour le Commerce Etranger in Paris in 1890–91. In 1891, Warburg entered the office of the family banking firm of M. M. Warburg & Co., which had been founded in 1798 by his great-grandfather. He interrupted work there to undertake a world tour during the winter of 1891–92. Warburg was admitted to a partnership in the family firm in 1895. On October 1, 1895, Warburg was married in New York City to Nina J. Loeb, daughter of Solomon Loeb, founder of the New York investment firm of Kuhn, Loeb & Co. The Warburgs were the parents of a son, James Paul Warburg, and a daughter, Bettina Warburg. Although a major factor in German  ( Wikipedia )

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Personal facts

Date of birth
1868-08-10
Place of birth
Hamburg
Nationality
United States of America,Germany
Siblings
Max Warburg
Profession
Banker

Employment

Company Job title From To
Bank of the Manhattan Company

Death

Date of death
1932-01-24
Place of death
New York City

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