A Hungarian woman with Hungarian ancestors got featured amongst the most influential people of all time. The list features the most important women of all time from nineteen different countries.
According to Napi, Linda Hasenfratz is in the 47th place, and she is the executive director of the company Linamar. The 53-year-old Hasenfratz became the leader of the company in 2002 when her father gave her the position. The company, which has a Canadian centre, deals and produces parts for vehicles and was going through hard times.
Hasenfratz took control and brought along intense development for the company, which now has 53 factories in 13 countries with 23 thousand employees. The revenue of the company reached 6 billion dollars last year.
Frank Hasenfratz, who established the company, left Hungary after the revolution and uprising in 1956, and now (84) retired, he lives at his own home. After emigrating from the country, he started a brand-new life in Canada and established the company.
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