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Hans Rausing, KBE, (born 25 March 1926) is a Swedish businessman located in the UK. He made his fortune from his co-inheritance of Tetra Pak, a business founded by his dad Ruben Rausing and now the biggest food packaging company on the planet. In the Forbes world bundle position, Rausing was set at number 83 having an estimated fortune of $US10 billion in 2011. Based on Forbes Hans Rausing was the second most affluent Swedish billionaire in 2013. As of March 2013, Forbes reported his net worth as $11B.
Rausing studied Economics, Data and Russian at Lund University, graduating in 1948. In 1954, in the age of 28, Rausing was named Managing Director of Tetra Pak, while his brother Gad became Deputy Managing Director. Rausing kept this post until 1985, when he took over as Chairman of the Board. Much of the tremendous success of Tetra Pak in the 1970s and 1980s has been credited to the direction of Hans and Gad Rausing, who literally took the organization from a six-man family business into a world-wide multi-national corporation. He was responsible for the Russian marketplace within Tetra Pak, and negotiate the initial Tetra Pak machine export to the then Soviet Union in 1959, eventually making Tetra Pak the largest foreign company in Russia.