Since its founding in 1965, Umeå School of Business has granted a number of Honorary Doctorate degrees (Doctores Honoris Causa). The honorary doctorate recipients include representatives from the academic world as well as individuals from the business world who have connections to the business school.
Doctor Honoris Casua 2009
Pär Boman, Group CEO and CEO Handelsbanken Stockholm
Pär Boman will be installed as a Honorary Doctor in October 24th 2009. Director Boman has during many years been very engaged in Umeå School of Business development and Handelsbanken has since the inauguration of the business school 1989 been an importent cooperation partner.
Ex governor of the Riksbank
Professor Rutashobya Doctor Honoris Causa in 2004.
Director Erik Ehn Doctor Honoris Causa in 2003.
Director Per Wikström Doctor Honoris Causa in 2001.
Vera Negri Zamagni
Professor Vera Negri Zamagni Doctor Honoris Causa in 2001.
Professor Midler Doctor Honoris Causa in 2000.
director Samme Lindmark Doctor Honoris Causa in 1998.
Robert H. Haveman
Professor Robert H Haveman Doctor Honoris Causa in 1996.
Former Governor of the County of Västerbotten Sven Johansson Doctor Honoris Causa in 1994.
Director Hedelius Doctor Honoris Causa in 1989.
Director Kempe Doctor Honoris Causa in 1986.