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marketing executive

Ake Christian von Sydow, Swedish marketing executive. Chartered engineer, United Kingdom. Senior advisor Swedish Trade Council, 1992-1999, Provincial Government Vasterås, 1995-1999; vice chairman Center for Pacific Asia Studies, Stockholm University, 1986-2001. Major Swedish Army Reserve, 1972-1996. Member Rotary (president 1974).

Background

Sydow, Ake Christian von was born on September 5, 1926 in Waxholm, Sweden. Son of Christian F.C.H. and Margit (Lowenborg) Sydow.

Education

Master of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1952. Postgraduate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1953.

Career

President Stal-Laval (United Kingdom) Ltd., 1959-1966. Marketing director Stal-Laval AB, Finspong, Sweden, 1967-1980. Senior vice president Allmänna Svenska Elektriska Aktiebolaget/ABB, Vasterås, Sweden, 1981-1992.

President Advance Marketing AB, since 1992. Conductor seminars in field.

Achievements

  • Chartered engineer, United Kingdom.

Membership

Senior advisor Swedish Trade Council, 1992-1999, Provincial Government Vasterås, 1995-1999. Vice chairman Center for Pacific Asia Studies, Stockholm University, 1986-2001. Major Swedish Army Reserve, 1972-1996.

Member Rotary (president 1974).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, church organs, house construction.

Connections

Married Margit Lorvall, June 21, 1952. Children: Carl, Martin, Daniel.

father:
Christian F.C.H. Sydow

mother:
Margit (Lowenborg) Sydow

spouse:
Margit Lorvall

children:
Carl Sydow

Martin Sydow

Daniel Sydow