Log In

John Thure Nils Rosén Edit Profile

consultant , engineering executive

John Thure Nils Rosén, Swedish engineering executive, consultant. Recipient Polhem reward Svenska Teknolog-föreningen, 1961; scholar Knut and Alice Wallenberg Foundation, 1955-1962. Served with Swedish Air Force, 1945-1946.

Background

Rosén, John Thure Nils was born on October 3, 1925 in Eskilstuna, Sweden. Son of Nils Ivar and Wally Marie-Louise (Waldner) Rosén.

Education

Master of Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1948. Postgraduate, University Sorbonne, Paris, 1950.

Career

Research engineer steam division, Royal Institute Technology, Stockholm, 1948-1949, 50-54; senior scientist aero division, Royal Institute Technology, Stockholm, 1960-1963; head fluid mechanics laboratory, Volvo Flygmotor, 1954-1960; managing director, Aktiebolaget Rollab, Solna, Sweden, since 1963.

Membership

Served with Swedish Air Force, 1945-1946.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: history.

Connections

Married Ellen Elisabeth Strandberg, June 7, 1952. Children: Gunnar, Karin, Maria.

father:
Nils Ivar Rosén

mother:
Wally Marie-Louise (Waldner) Rosén

spouse:
Ellen Elisabeth Strandberg

children:
Karin Rosén

Gunnar Rosén

Maria Rosén