- Category : Business-Top-executive
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Laws 3
American corporate executive, director of O.M.B. and President of Litton Industries. Intelligent and ambitious, he was disarmingly quiet and gentle in manner. He and his business partner Charles Thornton founded Litton Industries in 1953. In 1968 President Nixon asked Ash to head an advisory council on government structure. Four years later, 1972, Nixon named Ash the director of the Office of Management and Budget. Ash left the post in 1975, after having worked in the same position for President Gerald Ford. He returned to private industry, heading up AM International.
He and his wife had five children.
He died from Parkinson's disease on December 14, 2011 at his Los Angeles home.