The world is continuously changing with the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer. Below is the Top 20 richest people in the world starting with the richest.
Net Worth: 151.8 Billion USD
Jeff Bezos is an American technology promoter, business tycoon and investor. He established and become chairman, CEO, and president of world’s most popular e-commerce company Amazon. Jeff Bezos is the owner of The Washington Post newspaper and he has invested in space technology. He was graduated from Princeton University, New Jersey. In 2018, Jeff Bezos made an average of $107 million per day.
Net Worth: $98.3 Billion
Bill Gates is an American self made billionaire and founder of Microsoft. In 1975 Gates established multinational technology company Microsoft. He is also known as great charity donor. In 2017, Bill Gates invested $ 1.7 Billion on poverty and education sector. Average income of Bill Gate is $ 11.5 billion per year.
Net Worth: $83.7 Billion
Bernard Arnault is the French businessman and CEO of multinational luxury goods company LVMH. He is one of the fast growing businessman. In fact, in a very short period of 2 years he jumped to 3rd most rich person from 14th in list of 20 richest people throughout the world. His annual income is $ 7 billion in 2018.
Net Worth: $82.7 Billion
Warren Buffett is an American Businessman, investor and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway famous goods company. Buffett is one of the most successful investor in the world. due to his success in business most businessmen follow his ideas. He was graduated from the University of Nebraska. In 2017 he added $ 8.7 billion to his net worth.
Net Worth: $67 Billion
Amancio Ortega is a Spanish business tycoon and founder of the Inditex group companies. He is also known as the richest businessman of Europe. In 2018,he loss more than $11 billion due to failure in business. He earned more than 400 million in year 2017.
Net Worth: $64.1 Billion
Larry Ellison is American businessman, co-founder of the Oracle technology Corporation and also the company’s CEO. Over few years, Oracle is one of the most successful tech company in the world. Larry Ellison was enrolled at The University of Chicago however he haven’t much interest in education and dropped out from university after 1 semester.
Carlos Slim Helu
Net Worth: $61.7 Billion
Carlos Slim Helu is a Mexican businessman and investor and owner of Grupo Carso group of companies. In last 2 years, Carlos Slim has lost almost $6 billion from his net worth with dropped his name from 4th to 7th in the list of richest people in the world. His average annual income is $ 300 million.
Net Worth: $61 Billion
Mark Zuckerberg is American technology entrepreneur, CEO and the founder of most popular media company facebook. He was graduated Cambridge University. Due to Cambridge data scandal he loss lot of his money, which also cause to dropping off his name from 4th richest man in the world. In 2018 Facebook paid more than $8.8 million for Mark Zuckerberg.
Net Worth: $57 Billion
Michael Bloomberg is an American business tycoon and politician. Bloomberg is the founder and CEO of most popular media company Bloomberg L.P. he is one of the most success businessman in last few years. In past 6 months he added $5 billion to his net worth. He was graduated from John Hopkins University, Maryland.
10. Larry Page
Net Worth: $55.2 Billion
Larry Page is an American computer scientist, donor and the co-founder of most successful searching engine Google. Later in 2001 he became CEO of Google. His annual income is more than $7 billion. Larry Page got his masters degree in computer sciences from Stanford University.
Net Worth: $54.2 Billion
Mukesh Ambani is an Indian self made business tycoon, chairman, SCO and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL). Ambani is the top richest man of Asia scenes 2012. He was graduated from Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai. On an average Mukesh Ambani’s yearly income is $2.7 million.
Net Worth: $54 Billion
Sergey Brin is an American computer scientist, businessman and technology developer. Sergey along with Larry Page founded Google 1998. Sergey is also president of Alphabet Inc company. He was graduated from Stanford University, California. In 2018, he added US$ 14 billion to his net worth.
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers
Net Worth: $52.4 Billion
Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is a French billionaire heiress and writer. She is the first wealthiest female billionaire in the world. Her family owns French largest personal care company L’Oreal. On an average she added US$ 2 million each year scenes last few years.
Net Worth: $50.6 Billion
Charles Koch is an American business tycoon and charity donor. Koch is the owner and CEO of Koch group of companies. In 2017 kock company was ranked as largest private company in united states. Annual revenues of his companies are more than $110 billion. He was graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Net Worth: $50.6 Billion
David Koch is an American businessman, political activist and chemical engineer. He join his family business Kock Industries. David konk is Charles Koch’s brother, and serves as Vice President of Koch Industries. He appears on the list of 20 richest people in 2015
Net Worth: $45.7 Billion
Jim Walton is American businessman, owner of arvest bank and heir of Walmart, the world’s largest retailer. His father sam Walton is founder of the Walmart. Avest bank boast his net income more than $16 billion. He has bachelor’s degree in Business Administration.
Net Worth: $45.5 Billion
Alice Walton is the only daughter of Sam Walton, heiress of the Walmart, world’s largest retailer and board member of Amon Chater Museum . She is owner of the Llama group of companies. She was ranked as second richest woman in the world.
S. Robson Walton
Net Worth: $45.4 Billion
Rob Walton is the eldest son of Sam Walton an American billionaire. After death of his father he served as chairman and CEO of Walmart. He exceed his brother Jim on this list of the richest people in the world, However due to lose in his business he again fallen back to his original position.
19. Steve Ballmer
Net Worth: $44.6 Billion
Steven Ballmer is an American businessman and investor. he was CEO of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014. Steve Ballmer is the current owner of the NBA’s Los Angeles. His yearly income is in 2017 and 2018 is $11 billion. Steve is graduated from Harvard University.
Net Worth: $40.8 Billion
Ma Huateng is a Chinese businessman, investor, donor, engineer, and technology entrepreneur. He is also the founder of Tencent, most valuable company in Asia. Huateng is second most richest person of Asia. In china, due to his charity donation he is known as‘ Pony Ma’. Hauteng is wealthiest person of china.