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Leo Schürmann

banker , jurist

Leo Schürmann, Swiss lawyer. Member Cantonal Parliament Canton of Solothurn, 1957-1969; member Swiss National Council, 1959-1974. Colonel Swiss Army, 1971-1973. Member Rotary Club.

Background

Schürmann, Leo was born on April 10, 1917 in Ch-Olten, Solothurn, Switzerland. Son of Leo and Josefine (dePodestà) Schürmann.

Education

Doctor iuris, University Basel, Switzerland, 1939. Solicitor, Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland, 1940. Doctorate publication honorary, University St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1981.

Career

Senior judge Court of Appeal, Solothurn, 1953-1974. General director Swiss Central Bank, Zurich, 1974-1980, Swiss Broadcasting Corporation, Berne, Switzerland, 1981-1988. Swiss price controller Switzerland, 1972-1974.

Federal expert legislation Switzerland, since 1969. Chairman Swiss Cartel Commission, 1964-1974.

Membership

Member Cantonal Parliament Canton of Solothurn, 1957-1969. Member Swiss National Council, 1959-1974. Colonel Swiss Army, 1971-1973.

Member Rotary Club.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scientific writing.

Connections

Married Cécile Baur, November 25, 1921 (deceased January 1995). Children: Ursula, Kurt.

father:
Leo Schürmann

mother:
Josefine (dePodestà) Schürmann

spouse:
Cécile Baur

child:
Ursula Schürmann

child:
Kurt Schürmann