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Hasso Werner vonFalkenhausen, German engineering company executive. Fulbright scholar, Cornell University, 1957.


VonFalkenhausen, Hasso Werner was born on September 27, 1932 in Berlin.


Pre-diploma in mechanical engineering, Technology University Berlin, 1957. Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, Cornell University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Technology University Darmstadt, Germany, 1966.


Assistant professor engineering Technology University Darmstadt, 1960-1966. Director, principal, consultant McKinsey & Company, Inc., Düsseldorf, Germany, 1966-1980. Member managing board Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany, 1980-1986.

General manager World Card International GmbH, Bad Homburg, Germany, 1986-1997. Chairman board directors DataCard Corporation, Minneapolis, 1988-2000. Managing director PolyTechnos Venture Partners GmbH, Frankfurt/Munich, Germany, since 1998.

Director CAE Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1989-2000, member advisory board Colonia Insurance Group, Cologne, Germany, since 1990, INVESCO Europe, London, since 1999. Chairman board directors KERO Holding AG, Webcast Media AG.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles on management issues, cases, and applications of scientific management to professional German and international journals.


Treasurer Frankfurter Bach Concert Organization, since 1990. President Bad Homburg Church Music Society, since 1995. Member German Association Industrial Engineers (executive vice president 1993-1999), Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, Institute Industrial Engineers, Verein Deutscher Ingenieure German Association Engineers, Cornell Club of Germany (treasurer 1992-1997), Sigma Xi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chamber music, viola, golf.


Son of Gotthard Ludwig and Annemarie Frieda (Koerte) vonF. Married Sitta Friederike Gräfin von Pfeil und Klein-Ellguth, May 29, 1965. Children: Konstantin, Gotthard.

Gotthard Ludwig vonFalkenhausen

Annemarie Frieda (Koerte) vonFalkenhausen

Sitta Friederike Gräfin von Pfeil und Klein-Ellguth

Konstantin vonFalkenhausen

Gotthard vonFalkenhausen