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Richard William Foxen

Richard William Foxen, American manufacturing executive.


  • Foxen, Richard William was born on November 12, 1927 in New York City.

  • Education

    • BME, Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, 1950.


    • Vice president corporation staffs Westinghouse Air Brake Company, Pittsburgh, 1961-1969. President European industrial group American Standard, Brussels, 1969-1973. Vice president Europe business division General Electric, 1973-1978.

      Senior vice president Rockwell International, 1978-1988. Adjunct professor business administration Carnegie Mellon University, University Pittsburgh. Chairman Mercy Health Systems, Inc., Pittsburgh.

      Board directors Cordis Corporation.


    Denomination: Roman Catholic


    Board trustees New York Polytechnic University. Board directors Mannesmann United States Advisory Conflict Resolution Center International. Chairman Mendelssohn Choir Pittsburgh, Pressley-Ridge Schools, We.

    Pennsylvania Family Center, Pittsburgh With United States Army, 1946-1948. Member Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Duquesne, Pittsburgh Athletic, Seabrook Is., Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma.


    • Son of William alyisus and Mae Dorothea (Scully) F. Married Hilda Duran-Ballen, February 11, 1956. Children: Richard, Theresa, Thomas, Patricia, Anthony.
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    Born November 12, 1927
    • 1950
      Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute
    • 1961 - 1969
      Vice president, corporation staffs Westinghouse Air Brake Company
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1969 - 1973
      president, European industrial group American Standard
      Brussels, Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest, Belgium
    • 1973 - 1978
      vice president, Europe business division General Electric Company
    • 1978 - 1988
      senior, vice president Rockwell International