Carl H. Pforzheimer, III is a Senior Managing Director at Brock Capital Group LLC and the Manager of Carl H. Pforzheimer & Co., an investment banking firm established in 1901.
Mr. Pforzheimer is currently the Director of Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation, the Carl and Lilly Pforzheimer Foundation, Inc., the Visiting Nurse Service of New York, the Lincoln Center Institute, and the Bulgarian American Enterprise Fund. He is the current Treasurer of UrbanGlass, formerly the New York Experimental Glass Workshop, Inc. Previously, Mr. Pforzheimer was a Director of the Delaware Management Holdings, Inc., Mark Controls Corporation, the Volunteer Urban Consulting Group, Friends of Scarsdale Library, and Harvard Business School Club of New York, Inc.
Mr. Pforzheimer is a member on the Board of Trustees for the Hoff-Barthelson Music School, the Corning Museum of Glass, the National Humanities Center, and the New York Public Library. He is the current Executive Committee Member and Chairman of the Board of Trustees at Pace University. Mr. Pforzheimer was previously the Chairman of the Board of Horace Mann-Barnard School, continuing on now as an honorary member. He served as Treasurer and Executive Committee member for the Caramoor Center for Music and the Arts, Inc., and was a Designated Representative of the State Comptroller for the Municipal Assistance Corporation for the City of New York. Mr. Pforzheimer was on the Board of Trustees of the Scarsdale Foundation and has served as President of the Scarsdale Union Free School District Board of Education.
Board memberships include the Harvard University Board of Overseers’ Visiting Committee on University Resources, the International Executive Service Corps Advisory Council and the Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Science Financial Aid Council. Additionally, Mr. Pforzheimer is on the Advisory Board of Program in Nonprofit and Leadership for the Harvard University John F. Kennedy School of Government. Prior board memberships include the Visiting Committee to the Center for Middle Eastern Studies, the Scarsdale Planning Board, the New York Public Library Committee on Research Libraries, and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Inc. Investment Committee.
Mr. Pforzheimer received his A.B. from Harvard College and his Masters in Business Administration from Harvard business School.