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Manufacturing executive

Thomas Axel Wilhelm Wachtmeister, Swedish manufacturing executive. Member General Export Association Sweden (vice chairman).

Background

Wachtmeister, Thomas Axel Wilhelm was born on October 23, 1931 in Stockholm. Son of Shering and Adrienne (de Geer) Wachtmeister.

Education

Graduate, Stockholm School of Economics, 1956.

Career

Various positions in shipping and banking, United States, 1956-1959. Assistant to managing director Atlas Copco AB, Stockholm, 1959-1973, group president, 1975-1991, vice chairman, 1991-1998. Lord chamberlain to King of Sweden, 1973-1975.

Chairman Sweden-China Trade Council, Optima Batteries. Board directors British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Investment AB, Norsk Hydro, Norway, North Atlantic National Resources, Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, New York. Chairman Inkina.

Membership

Member General Export Association Sweden (vice chairman).

Connections

Married Aurore von Essen, 1956. Children: Alexandra, Carl-Frederik, Philip.

father:
Shering Wachtmeister

mother:
Adrienne (de Geer) Wachtmeister

spouse:
Aurore von Essen

children:
Alexandra Wachtmeister

Carl-Frederik Wachtmeister

Philip Wachtmeister