|Birth Place||Brisbane, Australia, Australia|
|Age||74 YEARS OLD|
|Parent(s)||Karel and Anna Van Lieshout|
He was born in the Netherlands in 1946. He is one of 12 children of Karel, a plasterer and his wife Anna Van Lieshout, who emigrated to Brisbane’s Wacol Migrant Camp in 1960.
Van Lieshout is the founder and former owner of the Super A-Mart furniture store chain. He sold Super A-Mart in 2006 for $500 million, and moved into property development.