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Thomas Erik Grath

agriculture and environmental company executive

Thomas Erik Grath, Swedish agriculture and environmental company executive. Scholar Royal Academy Forestry and Agriculture, 1998, County Council, 1998; grantee Water and Outlet Research Department, Stockholm, 1998. Officer infantry Swedish Army, 1968-1969; home defense officer, since 1990. Member International Soil and Tillage Research Organization, Junior Chamber of C.

Background

Grath, Thomas Erik was born on July 1, 1948 in Stockholm. Son of Arvid Johan August and Tollie Louise (Grath) Petersson.

Education

Master of Science in Agronomy, University Agriculture, Uppsala, Sweden, 1975. Licentiate in Agriculture, University Agriculture, Uppsala, Sweden, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy in Soil Science, University Agriculture, Uppsala, Sweden, 1996.

Career

Development manager for Scandinavia, Monsanto, Stockholm and Copenhagen, 1976-1979. Associate expert Food and Agriculture Organization, Chipata, Zambia, 1980-1982. Teacher crop production and soil science County Council, Halmstad, Sweden, 1983-1992.

Managing director, consultant, researcher in pesticide and fertilizer use Corrector International Ltd., 1985-1996. Managing director, consultant Ecosys. Sweden, since 1998

Research on earth worm composting of mixed composts and sewage sludge and soil compaction.

Seminar presenter in field.

Membership

Officer infantry Swedish Army, 1968-1969. Home defense officer, since 1990. Member International Soil and Tillage Research Organization, Junior Chamber of C.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, tennis, travel, reading especially historic novels, skiing.

Connections

Married Jasmine de Silva, September 11, 1998.

father:
Arvid Johan August Petersson

mother:
Tollie Louise (Grath) Petersson

spouse:
Jasmine de Silva