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Antonia Margaret Ax:son Johnson

Antonia Ax:son Johnson, food products executive. named Professional Woman of Year, 1987, Finance Woman of Year, 1988; named one of America's Top 25 Women Business Owners (ranked number 1), National Foundation for Women Business Owners and Working Women, 1992, American's Top 50 Women Business Owners, 1993, World's Richest People, Forbes magazine, 2001-2007, 100 Most Powerful Women, Forbes magazine, 2004-2007.

Background

  • Johnson, Antonia Margaret Ax:son was born on September 6, 1943 in New York City. Daughter of Axel and Antonia (do Amaral Souza) A.

  • Education

    • Student, Radcliffe College, 1964. Master of Arts in Psychology and Economics, University Stockholm, 1971.

    Career

    • Director Axel Johnson AB, Stockholm, since 1975, vice president, member group management, since 1979, vice president corporation planning, 1979-1981, vice president, general manager chemical and nordic division, 1981-1985. Chairman Axel Johnson Inc., since 1982. Chairman, president, chief executive officer LEXA International Corporation (formerly A. Johnson & Company Inc.), New York City, since 1984.

      Trustee Carnegie Institute Washington, since 1980. Member Technology and Industrial Board Swedish Ministry Industry, Stockholm, since 1982. Deputy member Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken, Stockholm, since 1982.

      Member Swedish Work Environmental Fund, Stockholm, since 1982. International counsellor Conference Board, New York, since 1985. Member British North America Committee, London, since 1985.

      Member Swedish Employers' confederation, since 1985. Chairman Federation Swedish Wholesalers and Importers, since 1986. Member Brombergs, since 1985.

    Personality

    Interests

    Horseback riding.

    Connections

    • Married Nils Morner (divorced 1983). Children– Alexandra, Caroline, Sophie, Axel. Married Goran Ennerfelt, March 24, 1984.
    • father: Axel Axson
    • mother: Antonia Johnson
    • spouse: P. Göran Ennerfelt
    • children: Alexandra Mörner Johnson
    • Caroline Mörner Johnson
    • Axel Mörner Johnson
    • Sophie Mörner Johnson
    Antonia Margaret Ax:son Johnson
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    Born September 6, 1943
    (age 74)
    Nationality
    • 1964
      Radcliffe College
    • 1971
      University Stockholm
    • 1975
      Director, Axel Johnson Bachelor of Arts
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1982
      chairman, Axel Johnson Incorporated
    • 1984
      chairman, officer LEXA International Corporation (formerly A. Johnson & Company Incorporated)
    • 1984
      president, officer LEXA International Corporation (formerly A. Johnson & Company Incorporated)
    • 1984
      chief executive, officer LEXA International Corporation (formerly A. Johnson & Company Incorporated)
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