In early August, there was event, The causes of which, at that time, was not clear. This news sheds light on why manipulations were carried out with the brand IKEA. The founder of IKEA, 86-year-old Ingvar Kamprad, has decided to retire and pass control to the "family business" to his sons.
The representative of the head of IKEA, Per Heggenes said that the company's management will be a change of generations and Kamprad replace three of his sons - Peter, Jonas and Mathias. "Now is the time to make a clear division between the sons of the future roles and responsibilities", - said P. Heggenes. Recall that Ingvar Kamprad started to pass the reins of the company to his sons, even 20 years ago, and now, finally, this process has come to its logical conclusion.
It should be noted, as it became known today that the company with 1 September 2013 years leaves the executive director of IKEA Group Mikael Olsson, who has worked in the company of 34 years, of which the last four as president and CEO of the group .. Thus he has informed the board of directors . Position Olsson takes Peter Agnefel appointed Vice President of IKEA Group. Earlier, VP Agnefel worked at IKEA in the position of Regional Director of the group in Sweden.