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Communications company executive

Matti Edgar Kohva, Finnish communications company executive. Decorated knight Order Finnish Lion. Served to major Finnish Armed Services, 1958-1959. Member Wig and Pen Club (London).

Background

Kohva, Matti Edgar was born on January 6, 1939 in Helsinki, Finland. Son of Edgar Wilhelm and Sulvi Maria (Heinricius) Kohva.

Education

Bachelor, Kayk University, Helsinki, 1958. Master of Arts, University Helsinki, 1965.

Career

Commentator Finnish Broadcasting Company, Helsinki, 1962-1965. Managing director information Farmers' Union, 1965-1967. Head documentaries Music Television-Indiana television, 1967-1971.

President Finnfacts Institute, 1971-1991. Lecturer School Fine Arts, 1963-1970, Export Institute, Helsinki, 1971-1991. Head Helsinki UE Office, since 1995.

Member editorial board trade papers, Helsinki, since 1972.

Membership

Served to major Finnish Armed Services, 1958-1959. Member Wig and Pen Club (London).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Biographies, history, hunting, fishing, hiking.

Connections

Married Irma Elina Andberg, June 9, 1961. Children: Risto, Lauri.

father:
Edgar Wilhelm Kohva

mother:
Sulvi Maria (Heinricius) Kohva

spouse:
Irma Elina Andberg

child:
Risto Kohva

child:
Lauri Kohva