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Richard William Foxen

manufacturing executive

Richard William Foxen, American manufacturing executive.


Foxen, Richard William was born on November 12, 1927 in New York City.


BME, Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute, 1950.


Vice president corporation staffs Westinghouse Air Brake Company, Pittsburgh, 1961-1969. President European industrial group American Standard, Brussels, 1969-1973. Vice president Europe business division General Electric, 1973-1978.

Senior vice president Rockwell International, 1978-1988. Adjunct professor business administration Carnegie Mellon University, University Pittsburgh. Chairman Mercy Health Systems, Inc., Pittsburgh.

Board directors Cordis Corporation.


Board trustees New York Polytechnic University. Board directors Mannesmann United States Advisory Conflict Resolution Center International. Chairman Mendelssohn Choir Pittsburgh, Pressley-Ridge Schools, We.

Pennsylvania Family Center, Pittsburgh With United States Army, 1946-1948. Member Pittsburgh Athletic Association, Duquesne, Pittsburgh Athletic, Seabrook Is., Tau Beta Pi, Pi Tau Sigma.


Son of William alyisus and Mae Dorothea (Scully) F. Married Hilda Duran-Ballen, February 11, 1956. Children: Richard, Theresa, Thomas, Patricia, Anthony.