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jewelry company executive

Edmond N. Avakian, Bulgarian, American Jewelry company executive.

Background

Avakian, Edmond N. was born on August 15, 1947 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Arrived in Lebanon, 1958. Arrived in Switzerland, 1985.

Son of Nercess T. and Manouchak H. (Derartinian) Avakian.

Education

Graduate, Gemologic Institute America, Los Angeles, 1973. Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Michigan Technology University, 1971. Master of Business Administration, University California, Berkeley, 1973.

Career

International market analyst, Masco Corporation, Detroit, 1974-1977; chief executive, Avakian Jewelers, Beirut, since 1977; chief executive, Avakian Jewelers, Geneva, since 1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, reading.

Connections

Married Taline H. Ouzounian, February 16, 1974. Children: Corinne, Haig.

father:
Nercess T. Avakian

mother:
Manouchak H. (Derartinian) Avakian

spouse:
Taline H. Ouzounian

child:
Haig Avakian

child:
Corinne Avakian