Charles Webb, MBA ‘66
The Distinguished Alumni Award honors alumni who are transformational leaders, bringing credit to the University by their personal accomplishment, professional achievement and as good global citizens.
Charles (Chuck) Webb’s forty-five year career has covered the spectrum from Professional Advisor to Professional Manager to Entrepreneurial Activities. He has extensive experience in the financial services industry, including roles as a CPA; as Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of community banks; and as an Investment Banker specializing in raising capital, financial restructurings, and mergers and acquisitions for financial institutions. He was founder and CEO of Charles Webb & Company, Executive Vice President of Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, President and CEO of General Ohio S & L Corporation, a Partner with Deloitte, Partner with Meuse, Rinker & Chapman (regional investment banker, now part of JPMorgan Chase) and co-founder and Chairman of Ernst & Webb, LLC, a consulting firm specializing in merger integration for financial services companies. Also, Mr. Webb has been a Lecturer at Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University. He served on several corporate boards and on the boards of two not-for-profit community institutions. Mr. Webb’s educational background includes: Bachelor of Science, Bowling Green State University; CPA, Ohio; MBA Case Western Reserve University; and AMP Harvard Business School.
He and his family are grateful that they have provided an endowment of a Research Fund at The Ohio State University Medical Center. Separately, they have endowed two scholarships for undergraduate students.