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Banker

Constant Franssens was Belgian banker. Officier de l'Ordre de Léopold; Commander de L'Ordre Grand-Ducal de la Couronne de Chêne, Luxembourg; Comdre. de l'Ordre du Mérite Civil et Militaire d'Adolphe de Nassau. Member Association des Banques et Banquiers Luxembourgeois (president 1979-1980), International Bankers Association Inc.

Background

Franssens, Constant was born on December 14, 1922 in Tienen, Belgium. Son of Louis and Valentine Marie (Gilis) Franssens.

Education

Master of Arts in Economics, Catholic University Louvain, Belgium, 1944.

Career

Analyst Kredietbank N.V., Brussels, 1944-1949. Inspector Accountex N.V., 1949. Holder of procura Kredietbank S.A. Luxembourgeoise, Luxembourg, 1949-1953, assistant manager, 1953-1959, joint manager, 1959-1963, manager, 1963-1968, executive director, 1968-1969, managing director, 1969-1987, president, managing director, 1987-1989, retired, since 1989.

Chairman Henkel Belgium S.A., Kredietbank (Suisse) S.A. Board directors numerous banks, holding companies, finance, real estate and manufacturing companies worldwide.

Membership

Member Association des Banques et Banquiers Luxembourgeois (president 1979-1980), International Bankers Association Inc. Clubs: Cercle Munster (Luxembourg). Cercle Royal Gaulois (Brussels).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Hunting, swimming.

Connections

Married Marie-louise Picard, October 26, 1963. 1 child, Johanna.

father:
Louis Franssens

mother:
Valentine Marie (Gilis) Franssens

spouse:
Marie-louise Picard

child:
Johanna Franssens