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Sven Thure Gerentz, Swedish news agency executive. Certified in economics. Member of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (honorary; secretary 1952-1957, vice chairman 1982-1991), Stockholm Club Merchants.

Background

Gerentz, Sven Thure was born on September 3, 1921 in Visby, Sweden. Son of Thure and Elin (Hemstrom) Gerentz.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Stockholm School Economics.

Career

Secretary Swedish Board Trade, Stockholm, 1945—1952. General manager Tidningarnas Telegrambyra, 1974—1986, Association Swedish Automobile Manufacturers, Stockholm, 1957—1959, Svenska Dagbladet, 1962—1973, deputy general manager Stockholm, 1960—1962, editor-in-chief, 1969—1973. Chairman National Swedish Road Administration, Borlange, 1982—1992.

Achievements

  • Certified in economics.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Stockholm Mercantile Marine Office 1748-1948, 1948, Individuals, Families & Blocs, 1994.

Membership

Member of Stockholm Chamber of Commerce (honorary. Secretary 1952-1957, vice chairman 1982-1991), Stockholm Club Merchants.

Connections

Married Kerstin Blix Gerentz, September 14, 1945. Children: Martin, Anna.

father:
Thure Gerentz

mother:
Elin (Hemstrom) Gerentz

spouse:
Kerstin Blix Gerentz

children:
Martin Gerentz

Anna Gerentz