Melker Schorling

About Melker Schorling

Birth Day: May 15, 1947
Birth Place: Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden
Residence: Stockholm, Sweden
Alma mater: School of Business, Economics and Law, Gothenburg
Occupation: Founder, Melker Schorling AB
Spouse(s): Kerstin Schörling
Children: 2

Melker Schorling

Melker Schorling was born on May 15, 1947 in Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden. Melker Schörling lay the foundation for his wealth by negotiating with fellow billionaire Gustaf Douglas to get a stake in troubled security-giant Securitas in return to accepting the CEO role in 1987. A little more than a decade later, he set up Melker Schörling AB as a holding company for his investments. Now publicly traded, Melker Schörling AB holds stakes in precision-measuring tool maker Hexagon and lock manufacturer Assa Abloy and counts H&M billionaires Stefan Persson and his sister Lottie as shareholders. Stefan is also a longtime board member, as is both his daughter Sofia and Märta. Schörling announced he would leave his chairman post in 2017, citing health issues.
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Popular As Melker Schorling
Occupation Investments
Age 73 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born May 15, 1947 (Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden)
Birthday May 15
Town/City Stockholm, Sweden, Sweden
Nationality Sweden

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Melker Schorling’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Melker Schorling was born in the Year of the Pig. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Pig are extremely nice, good-mannered and tasteful. They’re perfectionists who enjoy finer things but are not perceived as snobs. They enjoy helping others and are good companions until someone close crosses them, then look out! They’re intelligent, always seeking more knowledge, and exclusive. Compatible with Rabbit or Goat.

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He made a name for himself as the CEO of Securitas in 1987 before moving on to Skanska, when Percy Barnevik was chair. Schörling later left his executive career to focus on his own Investments.


In August 2006, Schörling revealed that he would take MSAB public, listing it on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. He also unveiled a new board of Directors. The new board, one of the most high-profile in the Swedish Business world, includes Stefan Persson, Carl-Henric Svanberg, and Schörling's daughter.


As of January 2015, he is worth $6.5 billion according to Forbes.

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