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Banker , columnist , writer

Harry Leo Schein was Swedish banker, writer, columnist. Decorated commendatore della Repubblica Italiana. President Swedish Chess Academy, Stockholm, 1993.

Background

Schein, Harry Leo was born on October 13, 1924 in Vienna, Austria. Arrived in Sweden, 1939. Son of Marcell and Ida (Garfein) Schein.

Education

Chemical Technology, Royal Tech U, Stockholm, 1945. Phil. Doctor honorary, University Stockholm, 1994.

Career

Engineer, chief engineer, owner, president MIBIS AB, Stockholm, 1945-1960. President, chairman Swedish Film Institute, 1963-1978, Swedish Investment Bank, Stockholm, 1983-1989. Retired, 1989

Board directors around 60 companies and institutions, Stockholm.

Chairman Swedish Radio & television Company, Stockholm, 1983-1989, Swedish Export Credit Guarantee Board, Stockholm, 1983-1989.

Membership

President Swedish Chess Academy, Stockholm, 1993.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, chess, skiing.

Connections

Married Ingrid Thulin, September 20, 1956 (divorced 1989).

father:
Marcell Schein

mother:
Ida (Garfein) Schein

spouse:
Ingrid Thulin