Antonia Ax:son Johnson

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Antonia Ax:son Johnson
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Born (1943-09-06) September 6, 1943 (age 75)
OccupationAxel Johnson Heiress
Net worthIncreaseUS$7.7 billion (2013)[1]
Parent(s)Axel Ax:son Johnson (junior)
Antonia de Souza
WebsiteBusiness website

Antonia Margaret Ax:son Johnson (Swedish: [anˈtoːnɪa ˈakːsəlˈsɔn ˈjuːnˈsɔn]; born 1943) is the fourth-generation head of the family company Axel Johnson AB, founded by her great-grandfather in 1873. In 1982 she succeeded her father as chairman of the board for Axel Johnson AB [1], Sweden, and Axel Johnson Inc., Stamford, USA.

According to Forbes Antonia Johnson was the third richest Swedish billionaire in 2013. As of March 2013 Forbes reported her net worth as $9.2B.[2]


Antonia Ax:son Johnson attended Radcliffe College in Cambridge, Massachusetts as an exchange student, and she holds a master's degree in psychology and economics from the Stockholm University. She has been awarded the honorary degree of doctor of civil law from Bishop's University, Quebec, Canada, as well as a doctor of humane letters from Middlebury College of Vermont. She also studied in Ibero in Mexico City.


Antonia Ax:son Johnson has a net worth of US$6.0 billion, largely inherited and still growing. The Axel Johnson Group is said to be worth in excess of US$11 billion.

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  1. ^ "Antonia Johnson". Forbes. March 2011. Retrieved 10 March 2011.
  2. ^ Forbes Billioners Sweden 2013

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