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art collector , company director

Torsten Ove Lilja, Swedish company director, art collector. Co-founder, board directors Lilja Art Fund Foundation, Vaduz, Liechtenstein, since 1980. Member Djursholms Golf Club (Sweden), Ullna Golf Club (Sweden) Mougin Golf Club (France).

Background

Lilja, Torsten Ove was born on August 31, 1919 in Stockholm. Son of Sten Gustaf and Karin (Frykstrand) Lilja.

Education

Master of Business Administration, Stockholm School of Economics, 1944. Engineer, Plastic Industries Technology Institute, Los Angeles, 1946.

Career

Salesman, AB Åkerlund & Rausing, Lund, Sweden, 1944-1945; sales engineer, Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, 1947-1952; owner, manager, AB Trebec, Stockholm, 1952-1969; chairman, owner, AB Trebec, Stockholm, 1969-1975. Board directors various companies in Sweden, France, England, Nigeria, since 1965. Public lithographs.

Membership

Co-founder, board directors Lilja Art Fund Foundation, Vaduz, Liechtenstein, since 1980. Member Djursholms Golf Club (Sweden), Ullna Golf Club (Sweden) Mougin Golf Club (France).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: collecting contemporary art.

Connections

Married Kerstin Gudrun Henvicson, May 2, 1953. Children: Jan Ove, John Robert.

father:
Sten Gustaf Lilja

mother:
Karin (Frykstrand) Lilja

spouse:
Kerstin Gudrun Henvicson

children:
John Robert Lilja

Jan Ove Lilja