Karl-Johan Persson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 23

  • Portfolio
  • 14

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Karl-Johan Persson General Information

Description

Mr. Karl-Johan Persson is a Co-Founder and Co-Owner of Kivra. He serves as a Partner at Philian Invest. He serves as a Board Member at H&M Foundation and Budbee. He serves as an Advisor at Commons. He is an Angel Investor. He served as Chairman at H & M Hennes & Mauritz. 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. His current external board assignments are the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in the UK and the Good Cause Foundation. He is since 2013 a member of the Board of H&M Conscious Foundation since. He is a shareholder in Ramsbury Invest AB. He holds a BA in Business Administration from the European Business School in London (EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht).

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Sweden
+46 08-796 00 00

Karl-Johan Persson Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Hailey 12-Jun-2024 Later Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Werlabs 22-Mar-2023 00000 00000 00.000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Lassie 20-May-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Insurance Brokers Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Orbital Systems 08-Feb-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Household Appliances Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Commons 14-Dec-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Mioo 10-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Joint Academy 17-Sep-2020 00000 00000 000.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Lysa 12-May-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
Glue Home 23-Jun-2019 Later Stage VC 00.00 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000
War On Cancer 03-May-2019 Early Stage VC 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000-00000 0000000

Karl-Johan Persson Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Fyndiq 12-Apr-2023 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
Hedvig (Property and Casualty Insurance) 02-Mar-2023 0000000000 0000
Glue Home 31-Aug-2021 000000000000000000

Karl-Johan Persson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Karl-Johan Persson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Karl-Johan Persson Angel Investor 00 0 Stockholm, Sweden

Karl-Johan Persson Co-Investors (42)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Inventure 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Investment Öresund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kinnevik 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Passion Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Karl-Johan Persson FAQs

  • Who is Karl-Johan Persson?

    Karl-Johan Persson is an angel Investor who has made 23 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Karl-Johan Persson?

    Karl-Johan Persson is an angel investor.

  • What does Karl-Johan Persson do?

    As an angel investor, Karl-Johan Persson invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Karl-Johan Persson invested in?

    Karl-Johan Persson has made numerous investments in companies like Hailey, Werlabs, and Lassie within the Business/Productivity Software, Clinics/Outpatient Services, and Insurance Brokers industries.

  • What has Karl-Johan Persson invested in recently?

    Karl-Johan Persson's latest investment was on 12-Jun-2024 in Hailey, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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