John Adams Morgan is a well-known American businessman, Olympic champion, and sailor. He is also famous for being the great-grandson of the renowned banker J.P. Morgan (from father’s side) who has been the founder of J.P. Morgan & Co. and US President John Adams (from mother’s side). John Adams Morgan has also been the ex-husband of television celebrity, Sonja Morgan. Who has been a member of the show “Real Housewives of New York.” His father has been the co-founder of Morgan Stanley.
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Early Life & Biography
John Adams Morgan was born in Oyster Bay on Long Island. His father was Henry Sturgis Morgan, and his mother was Catherine Frances Lovering Adams. As Morgan belongs to the family of a businessman, he wanted to become a successful businessman since his childhood. Morgan attended the Groton School and graduated in 1949. Later, he attended Yale University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1953. Morgan has one sibling named Henry Sturgis Morgan Jr.
Morgan has married several times in his life. Unfortunately, his past four relationships got failed. His current wife is Connie H Morgan, who he married in 2010. The couple has a daughter named Quincy Adams Morgan. He owns a Caritas Island that spans across an area of 3.5 acres. It is situated in Stamford, Connecticut. This private island has a value of $19 million. Presently, Morgan lives in this 1906 built island.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on September 17, 1930, John Adams Morgan is 90 years old as of today’s date 4th February 2021. His height is 5 ft 9 inches tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
Morgan began his business career in 1956 when he became a partner in Dominick & Dominick. He worked for ten years in the firm. Later from 1966 to 1982, Morgan was working at Smith Barney, where he served as a Senior VP of the Corporate Finance Department. He also held the position of Vice Chairman of Smith Barney and administering works related to merger and acquisition activities of the firm. He has also been the associate of the executive committee and director of Smith Barney International Inc.
In 1982, he set up a brokerage, and retail firm, as” Morgan Lewis Githens & Ahn, Inc..” In 1987, the company acquired Service America Corp. for $450 million.
In 2001, Morgan co-founded “Morgan Joseph LLC” to establish a high-growth business for mid-sized firms. Morgan began to work as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Morgan Lewis.
Awards & Achievements
John Adams belongs to an affluent business family that has collected the vast portion of his riches serving as a successor of the renowned financier and banker J.P. Morgan and late US President John Adams.
He has gained huge media attention and popularity from being an ex-husband of television star Sonja Tremont. She has been a member of the Real Housewives of New York. Presently, Morgan serves as the chairman of the company “Morgan Joseph.”
Morgan competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics that took place in Helsinki. He was awarded a gold medal in the six-meter class along with the boat Llanoria.
From 1966 to 1982, he served as a Senior Vice President of the Corporate Finance Department and as Vice Chairman of Smith Barney of the acquisition and merger activities of the firm. He is also director of Smith Barney International Inc., and a member of the executive committee.
Since 1969, he has been serving as the Director of Upham & Co., Inc. From 1989 till January 1998; he worked as a director of TriMas Corporation. From1984, he started serving as a director of Metaldyne. As of 2001, Morgan served as a director of Furnishings International Inc. He also served as a trustee of the Provident Loan Society of NYC. He has also been a Director of the Pierpont Morgan Library.
Net Worth & Salary of John Adams Morgan in 2021
US businessman John Adams Morgan is one of the successful businessmen who has a projected net worth of $110 million as of February 2021. He has acquired a large amount of wealth from being an owner of Morgan Joseph LLC.
In 1982, Morgan laid the foundation of his brokerage and retail firm called as Morgan Lewis Githens & Ahn, Inc. He, along with the former president and CEO of the investment, “Fred Joseph,” co-founded a new entity as “Morgan Joseph LLC” in the year 2002.
In December 2010, this firm merged with Tri-Artisan Partners LLC and formed Morgan Joseph TriArtisan Group, Inc. In the next year, Apollo Global Management made a hefty investment in Morgan Joseph TriArtisan.
Morgan owns a 3.5 acres private island that has a value of $19 million. In the year 2011, he put the island for sale for a price of $18.9 million.
John Adams Morgan is a successor of the renowned financier and banker J.P. Morgan and late US President John Adams. Through his talent and hardwork, he has brought a lot of success and reputation to his company and established himself as a successful businessman.