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banker , Sociologist

Seppo Olavi Lindblom, Finnish banker, sociologist. Named Commander Order of Lion of Finland, 1972, Grand Cordon of Order of Rising Sun of Japan, 1986. Chairman board director Invest in Finland Bureau, since 2001; Member Finnish Bankers Association (vice chairman 1992-1995, board director 1992-1995).

Background

Lindblom, Seppo Olavi was born on August 9, 1935 in Helsinki. Son of Olavi and Aura Georgina (Sammal) Lindblom.

Education

Degree in political science, University Helsinki, 1967. Doctor social science, 2002.

Career

Secretary to Prime Minister, Helsinki, Finland, 1968-1970. Minister of trade and industry Finland, 1972, 83-87. Head Labor Institute for Economic Research, Finland, 1970-1972.

Head department national economy Minister Finance, 1973-1974. National conciliator Income Distribution Policy, 1973-1974. Director Bank of Finland, Helsinki, Finland, 1974-1982, board management Finland, 1982-1987.

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Postipankki Ltd., Finland, 1988-1995. Retired, 1995

Board director Banque Indosuez Sverige, Stockholm, 1988-1995. Supervisory board Helsinki Stock Exchange Cooperative, 1988-1995, Sampo Insurance company, Helsinki, 1985-1995, PT Finland Ltd., Helsinki, 1994-1995.

Membership

Chairman board director Invest in Finland Bureau, since 2001. Member Finnish Bankers Association (vice chairman 1992-1995, board director 1992-1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: chess, music.

Connections

Married Anneli Mirjami Johanson, January 12, 1958. Children: Sari, Salla, Minna, Riia.

father:
Olavi Lindblom

mother:
Aura Georgina (Sammal) Lindblom

spouse:
Anneli Mirjami Johanson

child:
Minna Lindblom

child:
Salla Lindblom

child:
Sari Lindblom

child:
Riia Lindblom