Eric Eswin, FISM Bejing, China (2009)
|Born||Eric Eswin Warlicht|
October 5, 1941
Batavia, today known as Djakarta, Indonesia
Eric Eswin is a former international president of FISM. During his term of office he brought several changes to the Federation.
In 1955 Eric Eswin moved to the Netherlands. He became psychologist and worked for the national army till 1997. In 1984 he became president of the dutch magic society NMU (Nederlandse Magische Unie). In 2000 he was elected internationl secretary for FISM. After Henk Vermeyden (term: 1948–1971) and Maurice Pierre (term: 1971–2000) he was the third general secretary. He is considered a creative innovator of the over 60 years old Federation. It was him who introduced six continental FISM regions.
- Magische Welt, No. 2, 2003, Vol. 52. page 72