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Hermann ABS, German banker. Management Board Deutsche Bank, Berlin 1937; Management Board Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau, Frankfurt 1948-1959; Manager Board Siiddeutsche Bank A.G. 1952-1967, now Honorary; Supervisory Board Hoesch Werke AG, Dortmund.

Background

Abs, Hermann J. was born on October 15, 1901.

Education

Part-time studies, University of Bonn and Cologne.

Career

Joined staff of Delbriick Schickler & Company, bankers, Berlin 1929, Partner 1935-1937. Chairman 1959, now Honorary Chairman. Head, German Delegate on German External Debts 1951-1953.

President Deutsche Bank A.G., Frankfurt. Honorary Chairman Supervisory Board Dahlbusch Verwaltungs-AG, Gelsenkirchen. Honorary; Chairman Supervisory Board Deutsche Lufthansa AG, Cologne.

Honorary Chairman Supervisory Board Daimler-Benz AG, Stuttgart, Enka AG, Wuppertal-Elberfeld, Flachglas AG, Gelsenkirchen, Deutsche Solvay-Werke GmbH, Solingen-Ohligs, Philipp Holzmann AG, Frankfurt, PWA Papierwerke Waldhof-Aschaffenburg AG, Munich, Rheinisch-Westfalisches Elektrizitatswerk AG, Essen, Salamander AG, Komwestheim, Siiddeutsche Zueker-AG Mannheim, Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau, Frankfurt. Doctor rer. pol. honorary degree (University of Gottingen, Wirtschaftshochschule, Mannheim, etc.).

Membership

Management Board Deutsche Bank, Berlin 1937. Management Board Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau, Frankfurt 1948-1959. Manager Board Siiddeutsche Bank A.G. 1952-1967, now Honorary.

Supervisory Board Hoesch Werke AG, Dortmund.