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Tore Browaldh

Banker

Tore BROWALDH, Swedish banker. Medal; Order of Vasa; Order of the Northern Star.

Background

Browaldh, Tore was born on August 23, 1917 in Vasteras, Sweden. Son of Ernfrid and Ingrid (Gezelius) Browaldh.

Education

Bachelor', Stockholm University, 1941. Master of Laws, Stockholm University, 1942. Dr.Eng. honorary, Engineering University Stockholm, 1967.

Career

Assistant Secretary Swedish Royal Committee of Post-War Economics Planning 1944-1945: Administration Secretary Swedish Industrial Institute for Economical Social Research 1944-1945. Secretary Board of Manager, Svenska Handelsbanken 194649, Chief General Manager 1955-1966, Chairman 1966-1978, Vice-Chairman 1978-1988, Honorary Chairman since 1988. Director Economics, Social, Cultural and Refugee Department, Secretary-General Council of Europe 1949-1951.

Executive Vice-President Confederation of Swedish Employers 1951-1954. Chairman 1959-1961; Chairman AB Industriviirden 1966-1988, Svenska Cellulosa AB 1960-1988, Swedish IBM, Swedish Unilever AB. Deputy Chairman Nobel Foundation 1966-1988, AB Volvo.

Adviser to Institute Federation Instituts for Advanced Studies. Commander; Commander Grand Cross.

Membership

Board Swedish Bankers Association. Board IBM World Trade Corporation 1976-1988. Advisory Board Unilever, Rotterdam 1976-1988.

Board Dag Hammarskjold Foundation 1961-1963, Swedish Government Research Advisory Board 1966-1970, Swedish Government Industrial Policy Commission 1968-1970, Swedish Government Economics Planning Commission since 1962. United Nations Group to Study Multinational Corpns. Swedish Royal Academy, of Sciences 1980, Swedish Academy, of Engineering Sciences, Royal Academy, of Arts and Sciences, Uppsala.

Connections

Married Gunnel Ericson Browaldh, June 30, 1942. Children: Dag, Suzanne, Lars, Mikael.

father:
Ernfrid Browaldh

mother:
Ingrid (Gezelius) Browaldh

spouse:
Gunnel Ericson Browaldh

children:
Dag Browaldh

Suzanne Browaldh

Lars Browaldh

Mikael Browaldh