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Corporation executive

Alexis Octave Adolphe Verbeke, Belgian corporation executive. Member Industry War Advisory Committee, Washington, 1941-1945.

Background

Verbeke, Alexis Octave Adolphe was born on September 14, 1902 in Ghent, Belgium. Son of Georges Bernard Francois Clement and Jenny (Hversen) Verbeke.

Education

Pre-medical student, University Oslo. Graduate, Commercial Academy, Oslo, 1922.

Career

Came United States, 1925, naturalized, 1932. With Libby, McNeill and Libby, since 1928, domestic sales, New Orleans, 1928-1935, manager branch. San Juan, P.R., 1935-1938, managing director, S. American, Antwerp, Belgium, 1938-1940, general manager export division, Chicago, 1945-1948, vice president, since 1948, also director, 1951.

Membership

Member Industry War Advisory Committee, Washington, 1941-1945. Clubs: South Shore Country, Illinois Athletic, Quadrangle, Saddle and Sirloin (Chicago.

Connections

Married Hazel Denese Stewart, March 22, 1935. Children: Ann Christine, Dora Jeanne.

father:
Georges Bernard Francois Clement Verbeke

mother:
Jenny (Hversen) Verbeke

spouse:
Hazel Denese Stewart

children:
Ann Christine Verbeke

Dora Jeanne Verbeke