Giorgio Enrico Falck
Dongo (Como) 1866-Sanremo 1947. Engineer (honorary degree from the Politecnico University) and entrepreneur. Founder in 1905 of the Acciaierie e Ferriere Lombarde Falck, from a company created by his Alsatian father and grandfather and continued by his sons Giovanni and Enrico. Knighted for services to industry in 1919, senator of the Kingdom from 1934.