Clothing store giant H&M's majority owner Stefan Persson is among the ten wealthiest in the world, according to business magazine Forbes list of the world's richest.
He has climbed to eighth place with his 26 billion dollars.
A total of ten Swedes are on the Forbes list. Packaging billionaire
Birgit Rausing end up in place 50, and IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad in place 377.