According to the estimation of Forbes, a presence of 2,095 billionaires around the world shake the ground with their fame. The richness depends on the net worth of a person and the global financial system as well.
Although the list of the wealthiest persons worldwide may differ from year to year, some of the latest 20 richest persons are discussed below.
- Bernard Arnault
Bernard Arnault, the France Chairman and CEO of Founding LVMH, has achieved the crown of being the richest person worldwide. This french investor was born in 1949, having a net worth of $198.4 billion from his luxury business company, LVMH.
- Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos, born in 1964, is the founding chairman of Amazon and is listed as one of the wealthiest persons. This American computer engineer has a current net worth of $193.8 billion.
- Elon Musk
Elon Musk is another famous rich person, born in 197. He owns a rocket company, SpaceX, and is also working on his company Tesla to produce electric cars. His current net worth is $184.7 billion.
- Bill Gates
The famous co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates works for his Microsoft corporation company having a net worth of $131.6 billion. This famous rich person was born in 1955 in the USA.
- Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Zuckerberg is remarkably famous as the co-founder and CEO of Facebook, which has become the most popular communication avenue. His net equals a value of $129.2 billion, and he stands firm of about 15% stakes in Facebook.
- Larry Ellison
Larry Ellison owns a software company, Oracle, from where he earned a net worth of $117.1 billion. He was born in New York in 1944. Although he resigned from the company’s CEO, he was a chairman and chief technology advisor of the company in the year 2014.
- Larry Page
Larry Page is popularly known as the co-founder of Google, ranking a significant position among the wealthiest persons. He has a net worth of $115.7 billion. This famous rich person, Larry Page, was born in 1973 in America.
- Sergey Brin
Sergey Brin, a well-known confounder and board member of Alphabet, has $112.0 billion. He dealt with Google and co-founder Larry Page in the year of 1998. This American computer scientist and internet entrepreneur were born in 1973.
- Warren Buffet
The most successful investor running Berkshire Hathaway, Warren Buffet, owns $101.3 billion.
Berkshire Hathaway stands for more than 60 companies, including Geico insurance, Dairy Queen Restaurant, etc. This American investor and businessman were born in 1930.
- Francoise Bettencourt Meyers
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is known as one of the richest women who was the granddaughter of the L’Oreal founder. She has 33% of the stocks in the company, and her net worth flourished to 92.3 billion US$. The billionaire Francoise Bettencourt Meyers was born in 1953 in France.