Jeff Bezos is the CEO of Amazon.com and the richest person in the world.Making his fortune by selling online, this 53-year-old CEO of Amazon, launched the selling brand in 1994 ,when he left his job in New york.He starts from selling books, now sell everything.
Jeff Bezos has an estimated net worth of $90.6 billion.
Bill Gates first time used computer in 1967 when he was a kid in school. Ten years later, he and his childhood friend Paul Allen, who also had a deep interest in computers at his school, co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates in 1975.
Beside Microsoft, Gates is a public figure who, with Warren Buffett and Mark Zuckerberg, founded “The Giving Pledge” to motivate other billionaires to donate a large amount of their wealth in charity. Gates’ charitable foundation mainly focus on health and development problems round the globe.
This 61-years old entrepreneur has a net worth of $90 Billion.
3. Amancio Ortega
Spanish Billionaire Amanico Ortega founded Inditrex Fashion Group,which includes Zara clothing stores.
His responsibility upon his company’s success can be contributed to two factors: speed and customers. Oretga’s “fast fashion” philosophy includes,updating the stock at Zara stores two times a week, CNBC reported.Without focusing on what’s new in fashion shows, ortegs follows bloggers and customers for what they’re wearing to inform what is sold, Fortune reported.
This 81-year old billionaire has an estimated net worth of $83.6 Billion.
Warren Buffett is CEO of Berkshire Hathaway,he is an iconic figure and investment genius.He bought his first stock when he was just 11 years old and filed his first taxes when he was 13. Nicknamed the Oracle of Omaha, Buffett is owner of more than 60 companies.
In HBO’s recent documentary : Becoming Warren Buffett, the billionaire said he typically pays under $4 for breakfast from McDonald’s each morning. Buffett is a philanthropist and has vowed to give away 99% of his wealth.
This 86-year-old Billionaire has an estimated net worth of $74.3 Billion.
Mark Zuckerberg,is the youngest billionaire at age of 33.He is the chairman and CEO of Facebook in addition to being its co-founder. The 2011 award-winning film The Social Network was based on Mark Zuckerberg’s facebook’s story, and the following drama that came as a result.
Zuckerberg is a philanthropist and has donated millions in charity. He and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have decided to donate 99% of their wealth in the “Chan Zuckerberg Initiative”.
This young entrepreneur has an estimated net worth of $72.2 Billion.
6. Carlos Slim Helu
He is the richest person in Mexico, and owner of more than 200 companies in industries ranging from banking to retail to telecommunications. The 81-year-old Mexican business tycoon, owns America Movil, the largest mobile phone company in Latin America, as well as the Grupo Carso conglomerate company,which comprises a host of retailers and restaurants, among other companies.
He owns 17% of New York Times–Largest individual sahreholder of Grey Lady.
He has an estimated net worth of $69.7 Billion.
7. Larry Ellison
The founder, chairman and former CEO of software company Oracle,Larry Ellison, came from humble background.
Larry Ellison – 72-year-old billionaire founded his company in 1977, although never taken a computer science class in his life.
He moved from Chicago to California after being dropped off the college, he worked in several jobs where he learned about computer programming, most imortantly include where he helped build a database for the CIA.
He has an estimated net worth of $62.1 Billion.
He launched Bloomberg L.P.,in 1981.This is an information technology and media company that has now grown to be worth $45 billion with more than 100 offices worldwide.
At Salomon Brothers,a Wall Street investment bank,He was also a partner. When he started his own company.
He has an estimated net worth of $53.3 Billion.
9. Bernard Arnault
Bernard Arnault is the face of most fashionable brands, including Bulgari, Louis Vuitton, Dom Perignon and Sephora. This French billionaire is the chairman and CEO of LVMH, the largest luxury goods company of the world.
The 68-year-old billionaire, started as a civil engineer and became owner of his family company, Groupe Arnault.
He bought Fashion brand Christian Dior in 1980s — this step avoided bankruptcy for the brand.
He has an estimated net worth of $53 Billion.
10. Charles and David Koch (tied)
Charles Koch is the CEO, chairman and co-owner of Koch Industries, the United States’ second largest private company.Both he and his brother, David —the Executive vice president of the company — each own 42% of the combination,produced brands like Dixie Cup, Quilted Northern paper towels and Stainmaster carpet cleaner. These brothers inherited the Wichita, Kansas-based company from their ancestors.
They planned to spend $889 million just on the 2016 election, the New York Times reported. In 2012, this network spent below $400 Million.
They have an estimated net worth of $48.5 Billion each.
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