Johan Johannson (businessman, born 1967)

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Johan Johannson
Born1967
ResidenceOslo, Norway
NationalityNorwegian
Occupationheir of the wholesaler company Joh. Johannson
Known forowns nearly 70% of NorgesGruppen
Net worth$3.3 billion (May 2015)[1]
Spouse(s)married
Children3
Parent(s)Knut Hartvig Johannson

Johan Johannson (born 1967) is a Norwegian billionaire businessman who is among the wealthiest people in Norway.

The son of Knut Hartvig Johannson, he is an heir of the wholesaler company Joh. Johannson, established in 1866.[2] Today, Joh. Johannson is a part of the NorgesGruppen corporation, where Johan Johannson has been a member of the board.[3]

In 2008, he was considered to be the third wealthiest person in Norway, with a fortune of NOK 18.5 billion,[4] approximately 3.15 billion U.S. dollars. He owns nearly 70% of NorgesGruppen.[1]

He is known for keeping a low public profile.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Johan Johannson". Forbes. Retrieved 12 May 2015.
  2. ^ "Ukjent matmilliardær". Dagens Næringsliv. 29 March 2007. Retrieved 2008-09-27.
  3. ^ a b Haugan, Bjørn (26 September 2008). "Norges 3. rikeste kjører Toyota og er mellomleder" [Norway's 3rd Rikest Rider Toyota and is the Intermediary]. E24.no (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2008-09-27.
  4. ^ Norwegian News Agency (25 September 2008). "Kapital: Dette er landets rikeste". Retrieved 2008-09-27.