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Carl Axel Henrik Petri

Lawyer , politician

Carl Axel Henrik PETRI, Swedish lawyer and politician.

Background

Petri, Carl Axel was born on August 12, 1929 in Ronneby, Sweden. Son of Carl and Maud (Wrede) Petri.

Education

Master of Science, University Lund, Sweden, 1953. Doctorate (honorary), Jonkoping, Sweden, 2002.

Career

Assistant Judge 1963. Judge, National Social Insurance Court 1964-1972. Deputy President Administrative Court of Appeal, Stockholm 1972-1976, President Court of Appeal Jonkoping 1976-1979.

Minister of Energy 1979-1981, of Justice 1981-1982.

Connections

Married Brita Petri, June 19, 1953. Children: Johan, Maud.

father:
Carl Petri

mother:
Maud (Wrede) Petri

spouse:
Brita Petri

children:
Johan Petri

Maud Petri