Gustaf Fogelholm

My fathers fathers fathers brother became President of Nokia in 1895 when company was manufacturing paper. Gustaf Fogelholm did not directly apply for the job. It was Fredrik Idestam, the founder of Nokia, who handed over the reins of the company to his son-in-law Gustaf Fogelholm in 1895.

Fogelholm was President between 1895-1918. After resigning his position of President, he became a member of the Board for 1919-1940. Gustaf Fogelholm was Chairman of the Board during 1930-1937.

Gustaf Fogelholm and Nokia
Gustaf Fogelholm is in the middle on the right side picture.