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Andres Thorvardarson

Andres Thorvardarson, Icelandic trade corporation executive. member Iceland Trade Committee doing business with Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Poland, Czechoslovakia, E. Germany, 1970-1985.

Background

  • Thorvardarson, Andres was born on September 28, 1931 in Reykjavik, Iceland. Son of Thorvardur Gudbrandsson and Agusta Sumarros Andresdottir.

  • Education

    • Trade Diploma, Commercial College, Iceland, 1950. Management Diploma in Labor Relations, University Denver, 1953.

    Career

    • Personnel manager Iceland Defense Force, Keflavik, 1952-1957, procurement manager, Reykjavik, 1957-1962. Office manager Messrs. Fridrik Jorgensen, Reykjavik, 1962-1964.

      Purchasing manager Hagkaup Supermarkets, Iceland, 1966-1969. Director East European Trade, Samband of Iceland, Reykjavik, 1969-1986. Director general Anthor Ltd., since 1985.

      Consultant operational management and accounting Vice chairman Sudurnes Trade Union, 1955-1957. Treasurer Reykjavik/Kjos.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member Iceland Trade Committee doing business with Union of the Soviet Socialist Republics, Poland, Czechoslovakia, E. Germany, 1970-1985.

    Connections

    • Married Ester Thordardottir, September 28, 1954. Children– Thordur Gretar, Agusta Kristin.
    • father: Thorvardur Gudbrandsson
    • mother: Agusta Sumarros Andresdottir
    • spouse: Ester Thordardottir
    • children: Thordur Gretar Thorvardarson
    • Agusta Kristin Thorvardarson
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    Born September 28, 1931
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