It is with great pleasure that we showcase Victor H. Loewenstein, who was recently recognized with an AAI Lifetime Alumni Contribution Award at the AAIC in Porto. Victor is an outstanding example of an alumnus who has maintained a lifelong connection to AIESEC, contributing his leadership skills to AAI and AIESEC over the past several decades.
Victor is a proud donor to The AAI Seed Fund €10 X €10K Campaign, demonstrating his generosity and commitment to The AAI Transformation Project.
His AIESEC career began when he joined the Edinburgh LC, then worked in the UK National committee before being elected as the Secretary General of AIESEC in 1961-1962.
After his leadership role at AIESEC-International, Victor became Sales & Marketing Manager of Wynlit Pharmaceuticals, based in Zurich from 1963 to 1969. This was followed by a long and remarkable career at Egon Zehnder International, where he held roles of Consultant, Managing Partner, Regional as well as Senior director in five different countries between 1970 and 2003.
Victor has also been on the boards of Egon Zehnder and Principal Financial Group, a leading US insurance company. He is currently a board member of Banco Santander Switzerland, a private bank in Geneva.
In addition he has been on the Supervisory Board of AIESEC-International, Rotterdam (NL) and is the past-President of AIESEC Alumni International (AAI). Currently he is on the International Advisory Board of the University Leeds Business School. Mr. Loewenstein is presently engaged in personal consultancy and tuition projects with a number of European and US Business Schools.
AAI is proud to count on Victor as our long-time supporter and leader. We salute him for his remarkable contributions to both AIESEC and AIESEC Alumni over his career. Thank you, Victor!
Victor had a longstanding career at Egon Zehnder International which led to Senior International Executive positions including partner, member of the Executive Committee and member of the firm’s Board of Directors. Mr Loewenstein retired from Egon Zehnder International in 2003 and currently resides in Brussels, Belgium.
In addition, Victor was also a member of the Board of Directors of Principal Financial Group, a leading US Insurance company, headquartered in Des Moines (Iowa) for 13 years.
A graduate from Edinburgh University (B.Com.’60), Victor began his professional career as elected Secretary-General of AIESEC (Association International des Etudiants en Sciences Economiques et Commerciales), then headquartered in Geneva (1961-1962). Thereafter, he became Sales and Marketing Manager of Wynlit Pharmaceuticals, based in Zurich (1963-1969).
Victor is currently a board member of Banco Santander (Private Banking) Switzerland, in Geneva. In addition, he is on the Supervisory Board of AIESEC-International, Rotterdam (NL) and is currently engaged in personal consultancy and tuition projects.