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Ingvar Kamprad Bio/Wiki 2018
In his nation, he’s also regarded as among the top most affluent individuals. Ingvar Kamprad is generally known to people as a creator of a famous firm called IKEA. The corporation is a retail one, which specializes in selling furniture. Additionally it is regarded as among the primary sources of Ingvar Kamprad net worth.
Ingvar Kamprad’s grandpa was living in Germany, and moved to Sweden after, where his family continued to reside, at the same time. When Ingvar Kamprad was a little boy, he was already interested into company and dreamt of creating his own company empire. Little did he know at that time, his wishes would come true and make him one of the billionaires on the planet.
His first engagement into company was as a match seller. He sold matches to his neighbors straight from his bike. Ingvar Kamprad would normally purchase packs of matches from Stockholm and offer them at an affordable cost to his neighbors, as well as in this, he still made gains for himself. Afterwards, he enlarged this company and started to sell not only matches, but in addition Christmas decorations, fish, ballpoint pens, seeds and pencils. When he was a teen, Ingvar Kamprad received a adequate cash amount that has been given to him by his dad, for his outstanding academic performance.
Ingvar Kamprad Net Worth $43.2 Billion
In 1943, Ingvar Kamprad created his company, called IKEA. The initial variant of IKEA was considerably smaller than it’s right now — it was only on a kitchen table. In 1948 Ingvar Kamprad expanded his company and started to sell furniture, that was mostly sent through mail orders. In 2013, Ingvar Kampard stopped serving as an associate of the board of IKEA. However, his profession in this firm has made him a famous guy all around the globe and his business also became among the very lucrative ones, bringing enormous amounts of cash to Ingvar Kamprad net worth.
|Full Name||Ingvar Kamprad|
|Net Worth||$3.4 Billion|
|Date Of Birth||March 30, 1926|
|Place Of Birth||Agunnaryd, Sweden|
|Spouse||Margaretha Kamprad (m. 1963–2011)|
|Children||Peter Kamprad, Jonas Kamprad, Mathias Kamprad, Annika Kihlbom|
|Parents||Berta Kamprad, Feodor Kamprad|
|Nicknames||Ingvar Feodor Kamprad|
|1||Our idea is to serve everybody, including people with little money.|
|2||People say I am cheap, and I don't mind if they do.|
|3||If there is such a thing as good leadership, it is to give a good example. I have to do so for all the Ikea employees.|
|4||We have to still develop the Ikea group. We need many billions of Swiss francs to take on China or Russia.|
|5||I am very proud to follow the rules of our company.|
|6||We ought to have more women in various management positions, because women are the ones who decide almost everything in the home.|
|7||I'm stingy and I'm proud of the reputation.|
|8||I'm not afraid of turning 80 and I have lots of things to do. I don't have time for dying.|
|9||Everything we earn we need as a reserve.|
|10||Ikea people do not drive flashy cars or stay at luxury hotels.|
|1||Has lived in Epalinges, Switzerland since 1976.|
|3||Although ranking #4 in "Forbes" magazine's 2007 List of Billionaires with an estimated fortune of US$ 33 billion, he is considered being stingy, driving a 15 year old Volvo and visiting IKEA for a cheap meal.|
|4||Founded the home furnishing retail chain IKEA (the acronym is made up of his name's initials plus his family's farm Elmtaryd and a nearby village called Agunnardy) in 1943.|