Hans Rausing
This is a 'Mamurrung' ceremony from Goulburn Island that I recorded in 1996. It went on for several days, punctuated by other ceremonies that were happening ...
Ingvar Kamprad
Ingvar Feodor Kamprad ( pronunciation ; born 30 March 1926) is a Swedish business magnate. He is the founder of IKEA, a Swedish retail company specialising in furniture.
Kamprad was born...
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Birgit Rausing
Birgit Rausing (born 1924) is a Swedish art historian and philanthropist, the widow of Gad Rausing (1922–2000).She is the daughter of Swedish landscape painter Henry Mayne (1891–1975). In 1944 her fat...
Bertil Hult
Bertil Hult, born 1941, is a Swedish business man who founded the educational and language school company, EF Education First, in 1965. In 1971, he moved from Sweden to Germany, and in 1977, he establ...
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Stefan Persson (magnate)
Carl Stefan Erling Persson ([ˈsteːfan ˈpæʂɔn]; born 4 October 1947) is a Swedish business magnate. In March 2013, Forbes reported Persson's net worth as $28 billion making him the richest of Sweden's...
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Fredrik Lundberg
Fredrik Lundberg (born August 5, 1951) is a Swedish businessman.His father was Lars Erik Lundberg (1920-2001) founder of L E Lundbergforetagen AB. Fredrik Lundberg is president and CEO of L E Lundberg...
Erik Penser
Nils Wilhelm Erik Penser (born August 22, 1942, in Eslöv, Skåne) is a Swedish financier and businessman. After having studied law at Lund University, Erik Penser commenced a career as a stockbroker at...
Karl-Johan Persson
Karl-Johan Erling Göran Persson is the CEO and president of the fashion company Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), which was founded by his grandfather Erling Persson. Persson's family enjoyed royal conn...
Hans Rausing
Hans Rausing, KBE (born 25 March 1926) is a Swedish businessman based in the United Kingdom. He made his fortune from his co-inheritance of Tetra Pak, a company founded by his father Ruben Rausing and...
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Kirsten Rausing
Kirsten Rausing (born 6 June 1952) is the eldest child of Swedish industrialist Gad Rausing (1922–2000) and his wife Birgit (née Mayne).Born in Lund, Sweden, Rausing is the granddaughter of Ruben Raus...
Niklas Zennström
Niklas Zennström (born 16 February 1966) is a Swedish entrepreneur best known for founding several high-profile online ventures with Janus Friis including Skype and Kazaa. More recently he founded the...
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Antonia Ax:son Johnson
Antonia Ax:son Johnson (surname pronounced Axelson Johnson), born in New York City in 1943, is the fourth generation of the family company The Axel Johnson Group, founded by her great grandfather in 1...
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Sven Hagströmer
Sven Johan Gösta Barthen Hagströmer (born November 30, 1943) is a Swedish financier and businessman. Together with his business partner Mats Qviberg, he controls a group of companies including HQ Bank...
List of Swedes by net worth
According to the March 2015 issue of Forbes magazine, 23 Swedish nationals are believed to be worth over US$1 billion. In descending order of wealth, the top ten are:
Hans Kristian Rausing
Hans Kristian Rausing (born 15 June 1963) is a philanthropist and the son of Swedish packaging businessman Hans Rausing.
Rausing did not enter the family business, instead travelling in his youth ...
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Gustaf Douglas
Gustaf Archibald Siegwart Douglas (born 3 March 1938) is a Swedish businessman and politician, member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences since 2007.
Gustaf Archibald Siegwart Dou...