|Born||1 August 1966|
|Alma mater||University of St. Gallen|
|Known for||Owner, August Storck|
|Net worth||US$3.9 billion (April 2018)|
|Title||CEO, August Storck|
Axel Oberwelland (born 1 August 1966) is a German billionaire heir and businessman, the owner of the confectionery manufacturer August Storck, founded by his eponymous great-grandfather in 1903. The company is best known for its brands Werther's Original, Riesen and Toffifee.
He has led the company since his father Klaus Oberwelland retired in 2003, to coincide with the company's centenary.
In April 2018, his net worth was estimated at $3.9 billion.
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- "Bloomberg Billionaires Index: Axel Oberwelland". Bloomberg LP. Retrieved 21 April 2018.
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