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Hormoz Sabet

Hormoz Sabet, American entrepreneur. Named Woman of Year, New York League Business and Professional Women, 2002. Member Iran Chamber of Commerce, Tehran, 1959-1978, International Chamber of C., Paris, 1962-1978, Iran-United States Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1971-1975.

Background

  • Sabet, Hormoz was born on August 10, 1936 in Tehran, Iran. Came to the United States, 194l. Son of Habib and Bahereh (Khamsi).

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania. Economics, Wharton, 1958.

    Career

    • Chairman, chief executive officer Firooz Corporation, Tehran, Iran, 1958-1978, Gulf Associates, Incorporated, New York York, since 1960. Chairman Summit Filter Corporation, Union, New Jersey, since 1975. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Sabet Group, New York City, 1978-1995.

      Vice president Bear Stearns & Company, 1982-1983. Vice chairman Stella Meuble S.A., Bassecourt, Switzerland, since 1983. Chairman Shaffer Products, Inc., Middlesex, New Jersey, since 1983.

      Vice chairman Bachelor of General Studies Holdings, Glen Cove, New York, since 1989. Chairman Gulf Associates Communications, Ltd., Switzerland, British Virgin Islands, since 1990. Vice chairman FLAG (Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe), Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, since 1990, MideastonLine.com, since 1999.

      Chairman Radio television Corporation of Iran, Tehran, 1961-1978, Johnson & Johnson Iran Ltd., Tehran, 1974-1978. Vice chairman TRRC (Exxon) Iran, Tehran, 1965-1978.

    Membership

    Member Iran Chamber of Commerce, Tehran, 1959-1978, International Chamber of C., Paris, 1962-1978, Iran-United States Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1971-1975.

    Personality

    Interests

    Art collector, travel, philanthropist.

    Connections

    • Son of; children: Reja, Aram, Karim.
    • father: Habib Son
    • mother: Bahereh (Khamsi) Son
    • children: Reja Sabet
    • Aram Sabet
    • Karim Sabet
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    Born August 10, 1936
    • 1958
      Wharton
    • 1975
      chairman, Summit Filter Corporation
      Union, New Jersey, United States
    • 1978 - 1995
      chairman
    • 1978 - 1995
      Chief Executive Officer
    • 1982 - 1983
      vice president, Bear Stearns & Company
    • 1983
      vice chairman, Stella Meuble Societe Anonyme
      Bassecourt, Jura, Switzerland
    • 1983
      chairman, Shaffer Products
      Middlesex, North Carolina, United States
    • 1989
      vice chairman, Bachelor of General Studies Holdings
      Glen Cove, New York, United States
    • 1990
      chairman, Gulf Associates Communications
      Switzerland
    • 1990
      vice chairman, FLAG (Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe)
      Bermuda
    • 1999
      vice chairman, FLAG (Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe)
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