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Bower, Marvin

Born: 1903 AD
Died: 2003 AD, at 99 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Businessmen


1903 - Born on the 1st of August in Cincinnati, Ohio.

1925 - He earned his bachelor's degree from Brown University.

1928 - His father advised him to study law, and Bower graduated from Harvard Law School.

1930 - Bower then attended Harvard Business School and graduated.

1933 - Bower was hired by James O. McKinsey into the new Chicago firm of James O. McKinsey & Company.

       - He managed a newly-acquired branch in New York.

1939 - Following McKinsey's death, the two offices split up and Bower resurrected the New York firm, with the assistance of New York partners, as McKinsey & Company.

1950-1967 - He served as managing director.

1950-1992 - Remained a leadership figure at McKinsey as director and partner.

2003 - He died on the 22nd of January in Delray Beach, Florida.


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