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Danish diplomat

Axel Serup, Danish diplomat. Decorated Knight Order of Dannebrog, and others. Member Harvard Club (New York ).

Background

Serup, Axel was born in 1911.

Education

Master of Laws, University Copenhagen, 1935. Postgraduate, Harvard University, 1937. Doctor Political Science, University Geneva, 1938.

Career

Vice-consul Hamburg, 1941-1943. Minister foreign affairs, 1943-1946. Senior officer Secretariat of the United Nations, New York City, 1946-1954.

Minister foreign affairs, 1954-1959. Counsellor Embassy, Washington, 1959-1962. Ambassador to New Zealand, 1962-1966, Venezuela, 1966-1974, Haiti and Dominican Republic, 1967-1974.

Delegate United Nations General Assemblies, 1968, 69, 74-76. Ambassador to Romania and Bulgaria, 1978-1981. Visiting lecturer American Universities, 1981.

Membership

Member Harvard Club (New York ).

Connections

Married Monique Carette, 1962.

spouse:
Monique Carette