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Ernest Barth

director , company executive

Ernest Barth, Austrian, British chemical company executive. Co-chairman United States Industrial Mission to Korea, 1962; member White House Food for Peace Council, 1962; Member of Longboat Key (Sarasota, Florida), Belle Haven (Greenwich, Connecticut), Burning Tree Country, Board Room (New York City).

Background

Barth, Ernest was born on February 17, 1926 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Jacob and Regina (Hecht) Barth.

Education

Nina. President, Continental Fertilizer Corporation, New York City, also vice president Continental Ore Corporation, 1953-1972. President Agrico International, Inc., Tulsa and New York City, 1972-1973. President Beker International Corporation, Greenwich, Connecticut, also senior vice president Beker Industries, 1973-1975.

Vice president Philipp Brothers/Engelhard Minerals & Chemical Corporation, New York City, 1975-1977. Senior vice president Beker Industries Corporation, Greenwich, 1977-1979. President, director Superfos American, Inc., Greenwich, 1979-1985, Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, 1985-1986.

President Superfos InvestmentsLtd., Greenwich, 1985-1986. Director Mineral GMBH, Hamburg, Germany, Minex Corporation subsidiary, Greenwich, 1978-1992. Director affiliated companies.

Consultant ChemieLinz AG of Austria, Balfour Maclaine International Group^Wall St. Plaza.Mem. White House Food for Peace Council, 1962. Co-chairman United States Industrial Mission to Korea, 1962.

Career

President Continental Fertilizer Corporation, New York City. Vice president Continental Ore Corporation, 1953—1972. President Agrico International, Inc., Tulsa and New York City, 1972—1973, Beker International Corporation, Greenwich, Connecticut.

Senior vice president Beker Industries, 1973—1975. President, director Superfos American, Inc., Greenwich, 1979—1985, chairman board, Chief Financial Officer, 1985—1986. President Superfos Investments Ltd., Greenwich, 1985—1986.

Director Mineral GMBH, Hamburg, Germany, Minex Corporation subsidiary, Greenwich, 1978—1992, director affiliated companies. Consultant Chemie Linz AG of Austria, Balfour Maclaine International Group*Wall St. Plaza.

Membership

Co-chairman United States Industrial Mission to Korea, 1962. Member White House Food for Peace Council, 1962. Member of Longboat Key (Sarasota, Florida), Belle Haven (Greenwich, Connecticut), Burning Tree Country, Board Room (New York City).

Connections

Married Rita Spiegel, December 30, 1951. 1 child Karen Nina.

father:
Jacob Barth

mother:
Regina (Hecht) Barth

spouse:
Rita Spiegel

child:
Karen Nina Barth