Alf Ihlen

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Alf Ihlen (30 June 1900 – 6 April 2006) was a Norwegian industrialist.

He was born in Skedsmo, as a son of engineer and politician Nils Claus Ihlen and Henriette Marie Lund. He was co-manager of the workshop Strømmens Værksted for about fifty years, along with his brother Joakim Ihlen. The two brothers developed their company into a world leading producer of aluminium based vehicles in the 1930s.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aspenberg, Nils Carl. "Alf Ihlen". In Helle, Knut. Norsk biografisk leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
  2. ^ Henriksen, Petter (ed.). "Alf Ihlen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 5 November 2011. 
Non-profit organization positions
Preceded by
Edgar B. Schieldrop
Chairman of the Norwegian Polytechnic Society
1932–1935
Succeeded by
Thomas Bendixen