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Sir Arvi Hillar Parbo AC FTSE (born 10 February 1926, Tallinn, Estonia) is a business executive who was concurrently chairman of three of Australia's largest companies. [1]

28 relations: Alcoa, Australia, Bachelor of Engineering, BHP, Chase Bank, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Engineers Australia, Estonia, Estonians, Forced displacement, Germany, Hoechst AG, Knight, Laurence Muir, List of Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Munich Re, National Portrait Gallery (Australia), Occupation of the Baltic states, Order of Australia, Refugee camp, Royal Society of Victoria, Sara Lee Corporation, Soviet Union, Tallinn, University of Adelaide, William Dargie, WMC Resources, Zurich Insurance Group.


Alcoa Corporation (from Aluminum Company of America) is an American industrial corporation.

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Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

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Bachelor of Engineering

The Bachelor of Engineering, abbreviated as B.E., B.Eng., or B.A.I. (in Latin form) is a first professional undergraduate academic degree awarded to a student after four to five years of studying engineering at an accredited university.

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BHP, formerly known as BHP Billiton, is the trading entity of BHP Billiton Limited and BHP Billiton plc, an Anglo-Australian multinational mining, metals and petroleum dual-listed public company headquartered in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Chase Bank

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., doing business as Chase Bank, is a national bank headquartered in Manhattan, New York City, that constitutes the consumer and commercial banking subsidiary of the U.S. multinational banking and financial services holding company, JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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Clausthal-Zellerfeld is a town in Lower Saxony, Germany.

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Engineers Australia

The Institution of Engineers Australia, often shortened to IEAust and/or trading as Engineers Australia (EA), is a professional body and not-for-profit organisation dedicated to being the national forum for the advancement of the engineering field within Australia and a member of Washington Accord.

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Estonia (Eesti), officially the Republic of Estonia (Eesti Vabariik), is a sovereign state in Northern Europe.

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Estonians (eestlased) are a Finnic ethnic group native to Estonia who speak the Estonian language.

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Forced displacement

Forced displacement or forced immigration is the coerced movement of a person or people away from their home or home region and it often connotes violent coercion.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Hoechst AG

Hoechst AG was a German chemicals then life-sciences company that became Aventis Deutschland after its merger with France's Rhône-Poulenc S.A. in 1999.

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A knight is a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch, bishop or other political leader for service to the monarch or a Christian Church, especially in a military capacity.

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Laurence Muir

Sir Laurence Macdonald Muir, VRD, FSIA, FAIM (3 March 192521 April 2010) was an Australian philanthropist and businessman.

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List of Fellows of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering

The ATSE is the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering.

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Munich Re

Munich Re Group or Munich Reinsurance Company (Münchener Rück; Münchener Rückversicherungs-Gesellschaft) is a reinsurance company based in Munich, Germany.

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National Portrait Gallery (Australia)

The National Portrait Gallery in Australia is a collection of portraits of prominent Australians that are important in their field of endeavour or whose life sets them apart as an individual of long-term public interest.

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Occupation of the Baltic states

The occupation of the Baltic states involved the military occupation of the three Baltic states—Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania—by the Soviet Union under the auspices of the 1939 Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact in June 1940 followed by their incorporation into the USSR as constituent republics in August 1940 - most Western powers never recognised this incorporation.

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Order of Australia

The Order of Australia is an order of chivalry established on 14 February 1975 by Elizabeth II, Queen of Australia, to recognise Australian citizens and other persons for achievement or meritorious service.

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Refugee camp

A refugee camp is a temporary settlement built to receive refugees and people in refugee-like situations.

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Royal Society of Victoria

The Royal Society of Victoria (RSV) is the oldest learned society in the state of Victoria in Australia.

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Sara Lee Corporation

The Sara Lee Corporation was an American consumer-goods company based in Downers Grove, Illinois.

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Soviet Union

The Soviet Union, officially the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a socialist state in Eurasia that existed from 1922 to 1991.

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Tallinn (or,; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of Estonia.

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University of Adelaide

The University of Adelaide (informally Adelaide University) is a public university located in Adelaide, South Australia.

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William Dargie

Sir William Alexander Dargie (4 June 1912 – 26 July 2003) was an Australian painter, known especially for his portrait paintings.

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WMC Resources

WMC Resources Limited was an Australian diversified mining and fertiliser company that was listed on the Australian Stock Exchange.

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Zurich Insurance Group

Zurich Insurance Group Ltd. is a Swiss insurance company, commonly known as Zurich, headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arvi_Parbo

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