|Birth Day||March 23, 1975|
|Birth Place||Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden|
|Age||45 YEARS OLD|
|Education||European Business School|
|Known for||President and CEO of H&M|
|Parent(s)||Stefan Persson Pamela Collett|
|Relatives||Erling Persson (grandfather) Tom Persson (brother) Charlotte Söderström (sister) Lottie Tham (aunt)|
In 2001, Persson purchased an events management Business, which established itself as the leading events management company in Scandinavia. The Business was successfully sold in 2007 to MCI. In 2005, he joined H&M in an operational role, working his way up to head of expansion and head of Business development in 2007, before being appointed CEO in 2009 to succeed Rolf Eriksen.