Hans Rausing - Fortune - Billionaire list

Hans Rausing
Hans Rausing (born in 1926) is a businessman from Sweeden. His wealth comes from the co-inheritance of his father Ruben Rausing's company Tetra Pak (later called Tetra Laval). Hans Rausing served as the managing director in Tetra Laval for 35 years until he sold his block of shares to his brother Gad in 1996 for approximately 7 billion dollars. Over the course of his business career, he has become a specialist in Russian affairs and has made many private investments in both Russia and the Ukraine. Rausing currently lives in East Sussex, England on a 900 acre (3.6 km²) estate. He also has a residence in Barbados, where he often vacations.

$8.2 billion as of 2005.