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Anton Robert Hegner, Swiss diplomat.

Background

Hegner, Anton Robert was born on February 22, 1926 in Cobe, Japan. Son of Robert Siber and Ella (Weber) Hegner.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Zurich. Doctor of Philosophy, University Paris. Doctor of Philosophy, University Vienna.

Career

Foreign correspondent Southeast Asia, 1953—1955. With Federal Department Foreign Affairs, Bern, Switzerland, since 1952, London, 1957—1958, Buenos Aires, 1959—1962, Office Swiss Observer United Nations, New York City, 1962—1965, Delhi Cloth Mills Swiss Delegation Organization of European Cooperation and Development, Paris, 1969—1973. Minister Bonn, Germany, 1973—1975.

Director political division Europe & North American Bern, 1975—1980. Ambassador to United States, Washington, 1980—1984. Ambassador, permanent representative Switzerland to International Organizations, Geneva, 1984—1985.

Chairman Siber Hegner & Company, Zurich, since 1986.

Connections

Married Barbara von Stockar, January 21, 1958. Children: Isabel, Livia, Wolfgang.

father:
Robert Siber Hegner

mother:
Ella (Weber) Hegner

spouse:
Barbara von Stockar

child:
Isabel Hegner

child:
Livia Hegner

child:
Wolfgang Hegner