Karl-Johan Persson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 17
  • Portfolio
  • 12

Karl-Johan Persson General Information

Description

Mr. Karl-Johan Persson is a Co-Founder of Kivra. He also serves as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director at H & M Hennes & Mauritz. He is a Board Member of Budbee. He serves as an Advisor at Joro. Before taking over as Managing Director he held an operational role within H&M from 2005, including working as head of expansion, business development, brand, and new business. Since 2000, he has been a member of the boards of H&M's subsidiaries in Denmark, Germany, the US, and the UK. Between the years 2006 and 2009 he was also a member of the Board of H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB. Between 2001 and 2004 he was CEO of European Network. Karl-Johan holds a BA in Business Administration from the European Business School in London. His current external board assignments are the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in the UK and the GoodCause foundation. He is since 2013 a member of the Board of H&M Conscious Foundation. He is a shareholder in Ramsbury Invest AB and also personally holds 12,136,289 class B shares in H&M. He also serves as a Board Member at H&M Foundation.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Sweden

Karl-Johan Persson Investments (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Joro 14-Dec-2020 Seed Round 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
00000 0000000 17-Sep-2020 00000 00000 0000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
0000 12-May-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
0000 0000 23-Jun-2019 00000 00000 00.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
00000000000 03-May-2019 00000 (00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
000000 01-Jan-2019 00000 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
00000 0000000 06-Sep-2018 00000 00000 000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
0000 0000 10-Nov-2017 00000 00000 00.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Dib Travel 19-May-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Fyndiq 16-May-2017 Later Stage VC 00.00 Internet Retail Profitable 0000-00000 0000000
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Karl-Johan Persson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Karl-Johan Persson Angel Investor 00 0 Stockholm, Sweden
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Karl-Johan Persson Co-Investors (43)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
41an Invest 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Daniel Pilotti 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Industrifonden 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Northzone Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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