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IEC Presidents

 

IEC Presidents

From one of the IEC's founders – Lord Kelvin – to today: all of the IEC's presidents.

Image of The Rt. Hon. Lord Kelvin

1906
The Rt. Hon. Lord Kelvin
United Kingdom

Image of Prof. Dr. Elihu Thomson

1908
Prof. Dr. Elihu Thomson
United States of America

Image of Prof. Dr. E. Budde

1911
Prof. Dr. E. Budde
Germany

Image of Mr. Maurice Leblanc

1913
Mr. Maurice Leblanc
France

Image of Dr. C. O. Mailloux

1919
Dr. C. O. Mailloux
United States of America

Image of Mr. Guido Semenza

1923
Mr. Guido Semenza
Italy

Image of Prof. Dr. C. Feldmann

1927
Prof. Dr. C. Feldmann
The Netherlands

Image of Prof. Dr. A. F. Enström

1930
Prof. Dr. A. F. Enström
Sweden

Image of Mr. James Burke

1935
Mr. James Burke
United States of America

Image of Prof. Luigi Lombardi

1938
Prof. Luigi Lombardi
Italy

Image of Mr. Emile Uytborck

1946
Mr. Emile Uytborck
Belgium

Image of Dr. Max Schiesser

1949
Dr. Max Schiesser
Switzerland

Image of Dr. Harold Osborne

1952
Dr. Harold Osborne
United States of America

Image of Dr. P. Dunsheath

1955
Dr. P. Dunsheath
United Kingdom

Image of Dr. I. Herlitz

1958
Dr. I. Herlitz
Sweden

Image of Prof. G. de Zoeten

1961
Prof. G. de Zoeten
The Netherlands

Image of Prof. Dr. R. Radulet

1964
Prof. Dr. R. Radulet
Romania

Image of Mr. P. Ailleret

1967
Mr. P. Ailleret
France

Image of Mr. S. E. Goodall

1970
Mr. S. E. Goodall
United Kingdom

Image of Dr. G. L. Palandri

1973
Dr. G. L. Palandri
Italy

Image of Prof. Dr. V. I. Popkov

1974
Prof. Dr. V. I. Popkov
U.S.S.R

Image of Prof. Dr. N. Takagi

1977
Prof. Dr. N. Takagi
Japan

Image of Mr. W. A. McAdams

1980
Mr. W. A. McAdams
United States of America

Image of Mr. A. Déjou

1983
Mr. A. Déjou
France

Image of Mr. G. R. C. McDowell

1986
Mr. G. R. C. McDowell
United Kingdom

Image of Mr. R.E. Brett

1989
Mr. R.E. Brett
Australia

Image of Dr. H. Gissel

1993
Dr. H. Gissel
Germany

Image of Mr. B. H. Falk

1996
Mr. B. H. Falk
United States of America

Image of Mr. M. R. Fünfschilling

1999
Mr. M. R. Fünfschilling
Switzerland

Image of Dr. S. Takayanagi

2002
Dr. S. Takayanagi
Japan

Image of Mr. R. Tani

2005
Mr. R. Tani
Italy

Image of Mr. J. Régis

2008
Mr. J. Régis
Canada

Image of Mr. Klaus Wucherer

2011
Dr. Klaus Wucherer
Germany