Nomination of Victor H. Frank, Jr., To Be United States Director of the Asian Development Bank, With the Rank of Ambassador

April 7, 1987

The President today announced his intention to nominate Victor H. Frank, Jr., to be United States Director of the Asian Development Bank, with the rank of Ambassador. He would succeed Joe O'Neal Rogers.

Mr. Frank is presently the corporate vice president of government relations with CPC International, Inc. Previously, he was the vice president of information resources, CPC International, Inc., 1982 - 1985, and has been with CPC International, Inc., since 1966.

Mr. Frank graduated from Yale University (B.A., 1950); Yale University School of Law (LL.B., 1953); and New York University (LL.M., 1960). He was a member of the 1948 United States Olympic team (discus). Mr. Frank served in the United States Navy, 1945 - 1946. He was born April 4, 1927, in Philadelphia, PA. Mr. Frank is married and has three children. He resides in Englewood, NJ.