Stefan family is famous for their Swedish multi-national real-clothing company, Hennes & Mauritz (H&M). The company is spread over 53 countries all across the world. H&M is known for the fast-fashion clothing for men, women and children. The company has a special collection for teenagers as well.
The company’s accessories collection is also very popular all over the world. Stefan Persson is the 8th richest man in the world.
Stefan also holds a remarkable stake in a Swedish based technology company, Hexagon AB. As per the latest Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Persson ranks as the 17th Richest Person In The World.
Perssons – Family Profile
Let us take a look at the profile of the Stefan Persson and his family tree.
Stefan’s Parents – Erling Persson and Margrit Persson
Erling Persson, father of Stefan Persson is the founder of the first Hennes store in Vesteras in the year 1947. He was very inspired with the high volume stores and thought of opening a retail store of his own. Little is known about Margrit Persson.
Stefan Persson Wife- Carolyn Denise Persson
Carolyn Denise Persson is the first and only wife of Stefan Persson. She is a homemaker and loves to spend time with her family.
Children of Stefan Persson and Carolyn Denise Persson
Born – 25 March 1975
Married to– Leonie Gillberg
Karl Persson is the CEO and President of the biggest fashion company, Hennes & Mauritz. The company was founded by his grandfather, ErlingPersson. Karl attended the European Business School in London in 1996. He graduated in 2002, majoring in Business and Economics. In 2005, he joined H&M in an operational role before being appointed as the CEO of the company in the year 2009.
Stefan Persson Daughter in Law
Leonie Gillberg is the only wife of Stefan Persson.
Stefan Family Net worth
Stefan family net worth currently stands at $32 billion. They are one of the richest families in the world. Stefan Persson is the richest of Sweden’s 12 billionaires. Persson is the chairman and main shareholder of H&M.