Henry Cavanna was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., and graduated from Brooklyn Prep in 1987. He graduated from Boston College in 1963 with a B.A. degree while participating in the Dramatic Society. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1966 with an LL.B. After graduation, he started work with J.P. Morgan Investment Management in 1971 and retired in 2003 as Managing Director, U.S. Equities. He formed Cavanna Capital Management in 2003 and continues active in that project. Henry and his wife Mary Ellen reside in Darien, as do their four children and 13 grandchildren. Henry is a member of Wee Burn Country Club, Gulf Stream Golf Club and St. Andrews Club. He enjoys golf, tennis and bridge.