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Full Name Karl-Johan Persson
Date of Birth March 25, 1975
Age 48 years, 11 months, 24 days
Birthplace London
Birth City England
Country United Kingdom
Horoscope Aries

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Karl-Johan Persson Biography

Karl-Johan Persson is one of the most popular and richest Businessman who was born on March 25, 1975 in London, England, United Kingdom.

Karl-Johan Erling Göran Persson (born 25 March 1975) is a Swedish billionaire businessman, the chief executive officer (CEO) and president of the fashion company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), which was founded by his grandfather Erling Persson. As of May 2019, according to Forbes, he has a net worth of US$1.6 billion.

Persson attended the European Business School in London from 1996, majoring in Business and Economics. He graduated in 2002.

In 2001, Persson purchased an events management business, which established itself as the leading events management company in Scandinavia. The business was successfully sold in 2007 to MCI. In 2005, he joined H&M in an operational role, working his way up to head of expansion and head of business development in 2007, before being appointed CEO in 2009 to succeed Rolf Eriksen.

NameKarl-Johan Persson
First NameKarl-Johan
Last NamePersson
OccupationBusinessman
BirthdayMarch 25
Birth Year1975
Place of BirthLondon
Home TownEngland
Birth CountryUnited Kingdom
Birth SignAries
Full/Birth Name
ParentsStefan Persson, Carolyn Denise Persson
SiblingsTom Persson
SpouseLeonie Gillberg
Children(s)3

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Karl-Johan Persson Net Worth

Karl-Johan Persson is one of the richest Businessman from United Kingdom. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Karl-Johan Persson's net worth US$1.6 billion (May 2019).* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

Net Worth (2024)US$1.6 billion (May 2019)
Net Worth in 2023US$1.6 billion (May 2019)
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBusinessman
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
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Karl-Johan Persson's Height & Physical Stats

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Body MeasurementsUnder Review
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He is married to Leonie Gillberg, they have two children, and live in Stockholm, Sweden. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended their wedding in 2002.

Who is Karl-Johan Persson Dating?

According to our records, Karl-Johan Persson married to Leonie Gillberg. As of February 1, 2024, Karl-Johan Persson’s is not dating anyone.

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Facts & Trivia

Karl-Johan Ranked on the list of most popular Businessman. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United Kingdom. Karl-Johan Persson celebrates birthday on March 25 of every year.

What is was Karl Johan Persson leadership style?

Under Persson’s leadership, sustainability has become a responsibility for the executive and is integrated into all of the functions and countries which are measured against sustainability objectives. Buying, logistics, marketing and other departments have a sustainability goal called “conscious”.

How much money does Stefan Persson have?

16.5 billion USD (2022)

Who is the CEO of H&M?

Helena Helmersson (Jan 30, 2020–)

Who is the richest Swede?

Stefan Persson is Sweden’s richest person by way of global cheap chic fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz, of which he owns 36%. Persson stepped down as chairman in May 2020 after 22 years in the role; his son Karl-Johan succeeded him. H&M was founded by Persson’s father Erling in 1947.

Who is the richest Scandinavian?

Stefan Persson This Swedish billionaire is the richest in the region, with a $13.5 billion net worth. He was the CEO of H&M (one of the largest fashion groups in Sweden) until he handed over to his son in January 2020 after 11 years of filling that position.

Key Events

  1. Karl-Johan Erling Göran Persson (born 25 March 1975) is a Swedish billionaire businessman, and the chair and former president and CEO of the fashion company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), founded by his grandfather Erling Persson..

  2. Persson attended the European Business School in London from 1996, majoring in Business and Economics..

  3. In 2001, Persson acquired an events management business, that went on to establish itself as the premier events management company in Scandinavia..

  4. He graduated in 2002..

  5. Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden attended their wedding in 2002..

  6. In 2005, he joined H&M in an operational role, working his way up to head of expansion and head of business development in 2007, before being appointed CEO in 2009 to succeed Rolf Eriksen..

  7. The business was successfully sold in 2007 to MCI..

  8. He was replaced by Helena Helmersson in January 2020..

  9. As of March 2022, according to Forbes, his estimated net worth is US$1.5 billion..