Duisberg, Carl

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Name
Duisberg, Carl Gender: M
born on 29 September 1861 at 00:30 (= 12:30 AM )
Place Barmen, Germany, 51n1621, 7e1155
Timezone LMT m7e1155 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Müller
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 05°49' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 26°01 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 07°24'



Carl Duisberg

Biography

German chemist and industrialist.

In 1883 Duisberg started to work at the Farbenwerke (dyes company) of Friedr. Bayer & Co.that later became Bayer AG. In his career he became confidential clerk (authorised signatory) and head of research. In 1900 he became CEO of Bayer. Inspired by Standard Oil on a US tour, Bayer became part of IG Farben, a conglomerate of German chemical industries.

Duisberg was head of Supervisory board for IG Farben.

He died 19 March 1935 in Leverkusen.

The Carl Duisberg Society was founded in 1949 and was helping Development aid with education programmes for people, especially from developing countries.


Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

Source Notes

Arno Müller, vol 2

Categories

  • Vocation : Business : Top executive
  • Vocation : Science : Chemistry

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