RICHARD "DICK" FULD
AS SEEN IN:
"Too Big To Fail"
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Richard Severin "Dick" Fuld, Jr. (born April 26, 1946) is an American banker and executive best known as the final Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lehman Brothers. Fuld had held this position since the firm's 1994 spinoff from American Express until 2008. Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 on September 15, 2008, and subsequently announced a sale of major operations to parties including Barclays Bank and Nomura Securities.
Fuld was nicknamed the "Gorilla" on Wall Street for his competitiveness.
"dickfuld" should become a word of derision......
In Toobworld, Fuld resembles Bill W, Roy Cohn, and Mayor Rudy Giuliani......