Alfred F. Hurley, Jr.
Alfred F. Hurley, Jr. was a Vice Chairman of Emigrant Bancorp and Emigrant Bank from 2007 to December 2012 and is now a consultant to the Bank. Emigrant Bancorp and its affiliates comprise one of the largest privately-owned banks ($10+ billion of assets) in the US.
Before joining Emigrant, Mr. Hurley was the CEO from 2004 to 2007 of M. Safra & Co., which is a private money management firm owned by a prominent Brazilian family. Prior to joining M. Safra, he worked at Merrill Lynch, and his management positions there included Senior Vice President and Head of Global Private Equity Investing, Managing Director and Head of Japan Investment Banking and Capital Markets, Managing Director and Co-Head of the Global Manufacturing and Services Group, and Managing Director and Head of the Global Automotive, Aerospace and Transportation Group.
Mr. Hurley is a member of the Board of New Mountain Finance Corporation, which is a business development company that is listed on the NYSE (“NMFC”). He is the Chairman of NMFC’s Nomination and Compensation Committees and a member of the Audit and Valuation Committees. He is also a member of the Board of Merrill Corporation, which is a privately-held company with $800+ million in revenues. He is the Chairman of Merrill’s Compensation and Governance Committee and a member of the Audit Committee. Mr. Hurley is a member of the Advisory Council for the Bendheim Center for Finance at Princeton University and the board of the Student Sponsor Partnership. He graduated from Princeton University with an A.B. in History. He has been a member of the Museum’s Board of Trustees since 2012.