Mr. Pollinger is a Co-Chairman and the Chief Executive Officer of Klingenstein, Fields & Co., L.L.C., an investment advisory firm serving primarily high net worth individual clients.
In 1982, Mr. Pollinger joined E.F. Hutton & Company as an internal auditor. In 1985 he became an Assistant Vice President at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, responsible for accounting and auditing in the trading area. He was invited to join Wertheim Schroder & Co. in 1987 as a Vice President in Asset Management Services, and was appointed Senior Vice President of Klingenstein, Fields & Co. in 1992.
Mr. Pollinger is a trustee of Ithaca College and former Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Windward School. Mr. Pollinger graduated from Ithaca College with a B.S. in Finance (cum laude) and received an M.B.A. from Fordham University.