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chemical company executive

Jan Maria Charvat, Slovak, Swiss chemical company executive. Registered professional engineer. Board directors County Hospital St. Mary, Visp, since 1986. Member Swiss Association Engineers and Architects (section chemical engineering), Swiss Society Chemical Industries, Kiwanis (president local club 1988-1989).

Background

Charvat, Jan Maria was born on May 16, 1933 in Nitra, Czechoslovakia. Arrived in Switzerland, 1968. Son of Heinrich and Anna (Allesch) Charvat.

Education

MChemE, Institute of Technology, Prague, Czechoslovakia, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, Pacific Western University, 1988.

Career

Research and Development chemical engineer Spolek, Aussig, Czechoslovakia, 1960-1962, production department manager Nestomitz, Czechoslovakia, 1962-1966. Corporation process development manager ZPCh, Pardubice, Czechoslovakia, 1966-1968. Process development manager Lonza AG, Visp, Switzerland, 1968-1974, production department manager Switzerland, 1974-1981, assistant vice president Switzerland, 1978.

Vice president manufacturing Lonza Inc., Fair Lawn, New Jersey, 1981-1984. Vice president manufacturing, logistics and process development Lonza AG, Visp, Switzerland, since 1985.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer.

Membership

Board directors County Hospital St. Mary, Visp, since 1986. Member Swiss Association Engineers and Architects (section chemical engineering), Swiss Society Chemical Industries, Kiwanis (president local club 1988-1989).

Connections

Married Vera Vertich, August 3, 1957. 1 child, Jan C.

father:
Heinrich Charvat

mother:
Anna (Allesch) Charvat

spouse:
Vera Vertich

child:
Jan C. Charvat