Sutherland gets top honour from Sweden
FORMER AIB chairman Peter Sutherland has been presented with the prestigious Order of the Polar Star by King Karl Gustav of Sweden.
The award is made to foreigners who are judged to have done exceptional work in the area of international relations.
A former Attorney General, Mr Sutherland has been a member of the board of Volvo, Ericsson, Investor, and ABB, and maintains close relationships with the Swedish private sector.
He is also an advisor to the influential Wallenberg family who are among the wealthiest business clans in the world.