Andre Filippini

 

 

 

Age: 89

 

Summary: Swiss Olympic bobsledder-turned-businessman who had competed in the 1950's and won a bronze medal in the four-man event at the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, Norway before he became one of Switzerland's most influential businessmen and also served as president of FC Sion association football team from 1971 to 1977, but who was at the center of the Savro Affair financial and political scandal in the late 1970's.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: September 13, 1924

 

Died: November 19, 2013

 

Location: Sion, Switzerland