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Employment History

S Second Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Board

International Monetary Fund

Governor

Bank of Sweden

Education

Law degree

Uppsala University

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Ivar Rooth

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Ivar Rooth Ivar Rooth (2 November 1888 - 27 February 1972) was the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s second Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Board, serving from 1951-1956. He was born on November 2, 1888, in Stockholm, Sweden. He graduated from Uppsala University with a Law degree in 1911. In his early career he was: Solicitor for the Handelsbank (Commercial Bank) of Stockholm (1914); head of Bank's Commercial Credit Department (1915); Assistant Manager and Solicitor of Stockholm Mortgage Bank for several years; Governor of the Central Bank of Sweden ( Sveriges Riksbank, 1929-1948); Director of Bank of International Settlements (1931-1933 and 1937-1949). In 1951 he headed a mission to Iraq for the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, and on April 10 of the same year he was appointed Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Board of the IMF, assuming his duties on August 3, 1951. Rooth, in his first address to member countries as Managing Director of the IMF on September 11, 1951, stated that the Fund "sought removal or modification of exchange restrictions and other discriminatory practices" aimed at a freer flow of international trade and payments.


Sweden - Daily Positive

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Ivar Rooth, a Swedish solicitor, served as the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s second Managing Director from August 3, 1951 to October 3, 1956.


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Ivar Rooth

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Ivar Rooth Ivar Rooth (2 November 1888 - 27 February 1972) was the International Monetary Fund (IMF)'s second Managing Director and Chairman of the Executive Board, serving from 1951-1956. He was born on November 2, 1888, in Stockholm, Sweden. He graduated from Uppsala University with a Law degree in 1911. http://wn.com/Ivar_Rooth
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Ivar Rooth


B.I.S. - ex-Nazi bank now the world central bank - The Bank for International Settlements, Basel, Switzerland

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On July 13, 1941, Ivar Rooth, governor of the Bank of Sweden, wrote to his friend Merle Cochran- who had returned to Washington- about the latest general meeting of the Bank and the luncheon at the Basle restaurant Les Trois Rois afterward.

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Rooth continued, "I hope that our friends abroad will understand the political necessity of committing the Germans to send a division to Finland by railway through Sweden."


Ivar Rooth Ivar ...

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Ivar Rooth Ivar Rooth was Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) from August 3, 1951 to October 3, 1956. Ivar Rooth had previously been governor of the Bank of Sweden. Rooth, Ivar

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