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Michael Nobel

Michael Nobel, Swedish philanthropist. Recipient Ghandi, King, Ikeda Community Guilders Prize, Morehouse College, Atlanta, 2002, Midwest Research Institute Citation award, Kansas City, 2004; Paul Harris fellow, Rotary International, Glasgow, 1997.

Background

  • Nobel, Michael was born on February 3, 1940 in Stockholm.

  • Education

    • Attended, Beskows School, 1958. Attended, Harvard Business School, 1962. Attended, Graduate Institute Communications, 1967.

      Doctor of Philosophy, University Lausanne, 1979. Doctorate (honorary), Soka University, 2002. Doctor honoris causa, Soka University, 2002.

    Career

    • Director information Finance Consultant SA, Brussels, 1967—1970. Research assistant Institute Mass Communications, University Lausanne, 1971—1973. Psycho-sociologist, department society psychiatry Institute Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, 1974—1978.

      Managing director Fonar Inter SA, Morges, Switzerland, 1980—1985. Vice president Europe Fonar Corporation, Melville, New York, 1986—1991. Chief Executive Officer MRAB Group, Stockholm, since 1991, chairman board directors.

      Consultant Social Affairs division United Nations, Geneva, 1975—1976. Consultant United Nations Educational, Paris, 1973—1974. Board directors BSD Medical Corporation, Salt Lake City, since 1998, World Sports Forum, Lausanne, since 1999, WorldSpace Corporation, Washington, since 2001, Oncotech, Inc., Tustin, California, since 2004, Fronter AS, Norway, since 2004.

      Chairman board directors Indevco SA, Préverenges, Switzerland, 1972.

    Membership

    Board directors Sonja Kovalevsky School, Stockholm, 1999. Chairman board directors Nobel Family Society, since 1995, Non-Violence Project Inc., Switzerland, since 1995, Appeal of Nobel Peace Laureates Foundation, New York City, since 2001. Chairman advisory board Theralmage AG, Munich, 1999, CN Hyperthermia Institute, Boca Raton, Florida, 2001.
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    Born February 3, 1940
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    • 1958
      Beskows School
    • 1962
      Harvard Business School
    • 1967
      Graduate Institute Communications
    • 1979
      University Lausanne
    • 2002
      Soka University
    • 2002
      Soka University
    • 1967 - 1970
      Director, information Finance Consultant Societe Anonima
      Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
    • 1971 - 1973
      research assistant, Institute Mass Communications
    • 1974 - 1978
      psycho-sociologist
      Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
    • 1980 - 1985
      managing director, Fonar Inter Societe Anonima
      Morges, Vaud, Switzerland
    • 1986 - 1991
      vice president, Europe Fonar Corporation
      Melville, New York, United States
    • 1991
      Chief Executive Officer, MRAB Group
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
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