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Curriculum Vitae, Tõive Kivikas

Personal:
Born 14 July 1937, Tallinn, Estonia
Father Albert Kivikas mother Anna Kivikas
Married 1964 to Tiiu (MD) 3 children born 1967, -69 and -74

Education:
1957 Studentexamen
1964 Fil. Lic Nuclear Physics, University of Lund, Sweden
1970 Ph. D Physics, elementary Particles, University of Lund, Sweden.
1971 Docent in physics, University of Lund, Sweden
1980 Business Executive school, INSEAD, France

Recipient awards:
1994 Member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences (IVA)
1995 Honorary Member of the University of Tartu, Estonia
1995 Most Challenging Business Leader in Sweden, PA-forum, Stockholm, Sweden

Positions:
1958-1973 Lecturer and assistant professor in physics, University of Lund, Sweden
1973-1976 Technical manager, Alfa-Laval AB, Lund, Sweden*
1976-1978 Development Manger, AGA-Heating AB, Stockholm, Sweden*
1978-1981 Business area manager, Welding Gases AGA AB, Lidingö, Sweden*
1981-1984 Vice president, ESAB AB, Gothenburg, Sweden*
1985-1987 CEO InnoCap AB (Venture Cap), Stockholm, Sweden
1987-1988 Senior consultant, PA Technology, Stockholm, Cambridge, England
1988-1989 General manager, Studsvik Nuclear, Nyköping, Sweden
1990-1997 CEO Studsvik AB, Nyköping, Sweden*
1997-2001 CEO Estinvest AB, Stockholm, Sweden*
2001-2003 Visiting professor, Technology and Innovation Management, University of Tartu, Estonia
2002-2003 Founder director of The Institute of Technology, University of Tartu, Estonia

*Enterprise traded on the Stockholm Stock Exchange

Assignments:

Board of Directors
1979-1984 Elajo Invest AB, Oskarshamn, Sweden
1990-1999 Studsvik AB, Nyköping, Sweden*
1992-1998 Swedish Employer's Confederation, Stockholm, Sweden
1995-1999 SAQ Kontroll AB, Stockholm, Sweden
1991-1995 Pacific Nuclear Systems Inc, Seattle, Washington USA (NASDAQ, USA)
1990-1993 Alnor Instrument Company, Skokie. IL, USA
1984-2001 Estinvest AB, Stockholm, Sweden*
1997-1999 IVT Värmeteknik, Tranås, Sweden
1997-2000 Företagskapital AB, Stockholm, Sweden*
1998-2000 Atle Teknik AB, Gothenburg, Sweden*
1998-2005 Zander & Ingeström AB, Solna, Sweden
1998-2000 AS Lemrat, Keava, Estonia
1998-2000 AS Ilves Extra, Tartu, Estonia
2001- NTA Joint Education program Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
2002- Institute of Technology, University of Tartu, Estonia

Chairman, Board of Directors
1994-2000 The Swedberg Laboratory, University of Uppsala, Uppsala. Sweden
1994-2000 Swedish-Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian Chamber of Commerce, Stockholm, Sweden
1996-1999 NTA Joint Education program Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences and
Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Stockholm, Sweden
1994-1997 Estinvest AB, Stockholm Sweden*
1998-2000 AS Eerung, Sürgavere, Estonia
2001- MTÜ Connect Estonia, TTÜ Tallinn Estonia

Publications:
Textbooks
Bergvalls FYSIK för Gymnasiet, Stockholm 1969
Problems i Fysik, University of Lund, Lund 1965
Fysik 3, Kvantfysik, Almqvist & Wiksell, Uppsala 1971

Articles in professional journals
15 articles in different international scientific journals 1964-1981

Patents
2 patents on heat exchangers, Alfa-Laval AB, Lund; Sweden 1974-75

Biography in:
Marquis Who's Who in the World, 121 Chanlon Road, New Providence, NJ 07974 USA
Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 121 Chanlon Road, New Providence, NJ 07974 USA
Dictionary of International Biography, International Biographical Centre Cambridge CB2 3QP, England
VEM ÄR DET Svensk biografisk handbok, P.A. Nordstedt & Söner, Stockholm ISSN: 0347-3341