Sekyra, Hugo Michael
Hugo Michael Sekyra, photo, 1990
Sekyra, Hugo Michael, b. Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge (Lower Austria), June 10, 1941, d. Vienna, Nov. 19, 1998 (probably suicide). Manager. Studied law and worked as a secretary to the management of the Ranshofen Aluminium Works. After various tasks in the field of Nationalised Industry 1986-1992 at the head of the Österreichische Industrieholding AG. He introduced substantial restructuring measures for the nationalised industries; 1995-1997 on the Board of Auricon Beteiligungs AG, 1998 CEO of 1998 C. H. Chem a. s. in Prague.
Literature: K. Tozzer and G. Kallinger, Todesfalle Politik. Vom OPEC-Überfall bis zum Sekyra-Selbstmord, 1999.