Alf Sanengen

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Alf Sanengen (2 October 1913 – 17 January 1991) was a Norwegian resistance member during World War II, chemist and research administrator. He was born in Glemmen. During the occupation of Norway by Nazi Germany, Sanengen was among the central leaders of the civil resistance. He was manager of Sentralinstitutt for industriell forskning (SI) from 1950 to 1975. He was chairman of the board of Borregaard from 1965.[1][2] He was a member of the gentlemen's skiing club SK Fram since 1970.[3]


  1. ^ Skodvin, Magne. "Alf Sanengen". In Godal, Anne Marit. Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Norsk nettleksikon. Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  2. ^ Kraglund, Ivar (1995). "Sanengen, Alf". In Dahl; Hjeltnes; Nøkleby; Ringdal; Sørensen. Norsk krigsleksikon 1940-45 (in Norwegian). Oslo: Cappelen. p. 367. ISBN 82-02-14138-9. Retrieved 5 September 2012. 
  3. ^ Qvale, Fredrik, ed. (1989). Skiklubben Fram 100 år (in Norwegian). pp. 9–11. 

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Non-profit organization positions
Preceded by
Edvard Heiberg
Chairman of the Norwegian Polytechnic Society
Succeeded by
Haakon Haraldsen