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Hormoz Sabet

entrepreneur

Hormoz Sabet, American entrepreneur. Named Woman of Year, New York League Business and Professional Women, 2002. Member Iran Chamber of Commerce, Tehran, 1959-1978, International Chamber of C., Paris, 1962-1978, Iran-United States Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1971-1975.

Background

Sabet, Hormoz was born on August 10, 1936 in Tehran, Iran. Came to the United States, 194l. Son of Habib and Bahereh (Khamsi).

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania. Economics, Wharton, 1958.

Career

Chairman, chief executive officer Firooz Corporation, Tehran, Iran, 1958-1978, Gulf Associates, Incorporated, New York York, since 1960. Chairman Summit Filter Corporation, Union, New Jersey, since 1975. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Sabet Group, New York City, 1978-1995.

Vice president Bear Stearns & Company, 1982-1983. Vice chairman Stella Meuble S.A., Bassecourt, Switzerland, since 1983. Chairman Shaffer Products, Inc., Middlesex, New Jersey, since 1983.

Vice chairman Bachelor of General Studies Holdings, Glen Cove, New York, since 1989. Chairman Gulf Associates Communications, Ltd., Switzerland, British Virgin Islands, since 1990. Vice chairman FLAG (Fiberoptic Link Around the Globe), Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, since 1990, MideastonLine.com, since 1999.

Chairman Radio television Corporation of Iran, Tehran, 1961-1978, Johnson & Johnson Iran Ltd., Tehran, 1974-1978. Vice chairman TRRC (Exxon) Iran, Tehran, 1965-1978.

Membership

Member Iran Chamber of Commerce, Tehran, 1959-1978, International Chamber of C., Paris, 1962-1978, Iran-United States Chamber of Commerce, New York, 1971-1975.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Art collector, travel, philanthropist.

Connections

Son of; children: Reja, Aram, Karim.

father:
Habib Son

mother:
Bahereh (Khamsi) Son

children:
Reja Sabet

Aram Sabet

Karim Sabet