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director , Construction executive

Jose Maria Aguirre Gonzalo, Spanish construction executive, director. Achievements include patents in field. Decorated Great Cross Merito Civil, Great Cross Isabel la Catolica, Great Cross Cisneros, Great Cross Alfonso x el Sabio, Great Cross Carlos III; recipient Golden medal, Government of Spain, 1967.

Background

Gonzalo, Jose Maria Aguirre was born on August 12, 1897 in San Sebastian, Spain. Son of Jose Maria Aguirre and Hilaria (Gonzalo) Sagastume.

Education

Degree in Civil Engineering, Technology Superior College Rds., Madrid, 1921.

Career

Founder, chairman, manager Agroman Empresa Constructora SA, Madrid, 1927—1984. Chairman board Bank Guipuzcoano, San Sebastian, 1941, Acerinox, Algeciras, Spain, since 1969. Director, chairman board Bank Espanol de Credito, Madrid, 1942—1984.

Director Cia. Sevillana Electricidad, 1951. Co-founder, chairman Institute Eduardo Torroja Construction & Cement, 1934—1984. Chairman Patronato Colegio University est Financieros, 1973.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents in field.

Membership

Vice president, committee member Spanish Congress, 1968. Member of Foundation European Culture, Association Progress Management, Society Hipica, Casino Circulo Labrado.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, theater, literature.

Connections

Married Francisca Gonzalez, November 21, 1925 (deceased 1978). Children: Carmen(deceased), Jose Maria, Pilar, Beatriz.

father:
Jose Maria Aguirre Sagastume

mother:
Hilaria (Gonzalo) Sagastume

spouse:
Francisca Gonzalez

child:
Carmen Gonzalo (deceased)

child:
Jose Maria Gonzalo

child:
Pilar Gonzalo

child:
Beatriz Gonzalo