Lottie Tham

Helga Liselott "Lottie" Tham (born 18 April 1949)[2] is a Swedish heiress and businesswoman, owner of over 5% of the fashion retail chain H&M.

Lottie Tham
Helga Liselott Persson

(1949-04-18) 18 April 1949 (age 72)
Spouse(s)Pieter Tham
Parent(s)Erling Persson
Margrit Persson
RelativesStefan Persson (brother)
Karl-Johan Persson (nephew)
Charlotte Söderström (niece)
Tom Persson (nephew)

Early lifeEdit

She was born Helga Liselott Persson, the daughter of Erling Persson, the founder of H&M.[1]


Tham is the second largest shareholder in H&M and holds 5.32% of the shares; her brother Stefan Persson has 37.69%.[3]

According to Forbes, Tham has a net worth of $2.1 billion, as of May 2020.[1]

Personal lifeEdit

She is married to Swedish financial journalist and financier Pieter Tham; they live in Stockholm, Sweden, and have two sons.[1][4]


  1. ^ a b c d "Forbes profile: Liselott Persson". Forbes. Retrieved 24 May 2020.
  2. ^ Clas Rydergren. "Relaterat till LISTA: Sörmlandsbönderna som delar på 309 miljoner från EU – kommun för kommun - Nyhetr.se". nyhetr.se. Retrieved 10 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Ownership structure". H&M. Retrieved 17 January 2015.
  4. ^ Rainer, Lena (3 July 2005). "Bokslut för Pieter Tham". Sydsvenskan. Retrieved 17 January 2015.