Resume: Gary C. Wendt
Mar. 13, 1942, Portage, Wisc.
B.S. civil engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1965; MBA, Harvard University, 1967.
Mowed lawns and worked on local farms.
CLAIMS TO FAME
Built GE Capital into a $41 billion business; an epic divorce battle with wife Lorna, who sought half of their $100 million estate and was awarded $20 million.
Collects key chains from airports around the world.
Head usher at First Church of Round Hill in Greenwich, Conn., where he keeps a second home.
Married to second wife, Rosemarie, who has one son, two daughters, and two grandchildren; he and Lorna have two grown daughters.