H.S. Grace & Company, Inc.
S. Lawrence Prendergast, MBA

larryprendergastswebsitephotoLarry Prendergast joined LaBranche & Co. Inc., a New York Stock Exchange specialist firm, as executive vice president of finance after a long career at AT&T. He retired from that company in 1999 as chairman and CEO of AT&T Investment Management Corp., responsible for the investment and administration of $35 billion in funded employee plan assets for AT&T Corp. Prendergast held numerous positions at AT&T, including vice president and treasurer for 14 years. He also has five years of experience running his own firm.

Prendergast serves on a number of boards including Cincinnati Incorporated and After Market Technologies Corp. He is chairman of the Turrell Fund and an active member of Financial Executives International, having served as chairman of the Financial Executives Research Foundation. Prendergast is on the advisory boards of several investment funds, including JPMorgan, Warburg Pincus and BatteryMarch, and is a past board member of three NYSE listed companies: AT&T Capital Corp., LaBranche & Co. and Lucent Technologies, Inc.

He is the author of the book Uncommon Profits Through Stock Purchase Warrants published by Dow-Jones Irwin in 1973 and holds an MBA from New York University.