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Ingvar Kamprad

About Ingvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad is a self-made billionaire and is the person behind Ikea.

Personal Biography

Kamprad is a Swedish citizen and resides in Lausanne.

Kamprad is married and has 4 children.

Professional Biography

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Ingvar Kamprad in News

IKEA Group Thanks Its Co-Workers With a $111 Million Total Contribution Into the Tack! Retirement Fund
CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2015) - IKEA Group announced today that in its second year of contributions to the Tack! retirement fund -- the IKEA Group loyalty program -- $111 million total will be allocated into retirement funds of co-workers around the world.

IKEA US Thanks Its 14,000 Co-Workers Twice
CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwired - December 04, 2014) - Over 14,000 IKEA co-workers found out this week that IKEA is thanking them twice this holiday season. For full time co-workers, a $2530* contribution has been made into their Tack retirement fund, and additionally each co-worker received an UP™ Activity-Tracking Wristband

Goodman Expands Relationship With IKEA Into China
Goodman Group (Goodman or Group), the global integrated property group which owns, develops and manages industrial space, is pleased to announce that it has expanded its customer relationship with IKEA, signing a lease for 11,000 sqm in the recently completed phase 1 of Goodman Longquan Logistics Centre in Chengdu, Sichuan Province.

IKEA Co-Workers to Share in Company's Global Success
CONSHOHOCKEN, PA--(Marketwired - December 19, 2013) - A new IKEA program called "Tack!" -- Swedish for "thank you" -- was just announced. The "Tack!" program rewards everyone who has been with IKEA for over five years with an annual contribution to their individual retirement plans -- assuming that pre-agreed global targets are reached

Ikea used East German political prisoners as 'slave labour' to construct sofas
Swedish furniture giant Ikea used prisoners of East Germany as 'slave labour' to make furniture, it has emerged.

IKEA founder was Nazi party 'recruiter' in Sweden
Swedish billionaire and founder of IKEA, Ingvar Kamprad was a member of his country's Nazi party, a new book has revealed.

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