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Hans Rausing Net Worth

Hans Rausing Net Worth

Net Worth: $12.5 Billion

  • Source of Wealth Packaging
  • Birth Place Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Marital Status Married (Märit Rausing)
  • Full Name Hans Rausing, KBE
  • Nationality Swedish
  • Date of Birth March 25, 1926
  • Occupation Businessman
  • Education Lund University
  • Children 3 (Lisbet, Hans Kristian, Sigrid)
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About Hans Rausing

Swedish businessman, Hans Rausing, has an estimated net worth of $12.5 billion as of January 2018. The son of Swedish industrialist Ruben Rausing, who founded packaging giant Tetra Laval in 1944. Hans and his brother Gad inherited the packaging company. He sold his share to his brother Gad for $7 billion in 1995. He moved to UK in 1982 to avoid high Swedish taxes. He currently lives  in Wadhurst, East Sussex, on a 900-acre estate. He is an investor in Ecolean, maker of environmentally friendly packaging material, and also apparently Chumak, maker of condiments. Rausing has been awarded honorary knighthood for his services to charity.