UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY NEWS) — According to a recent study by the Hurun rating agency, the number of billionaires in the world has grown by 346, reaching the number of 2,816 people with a total fortune of $ 11.2 trillion.
Over the past five years, the general condition of the world’s billionaires has grown by 66%, analysts say the agency.
The total fortune of top 10 billionaires is almost $ 1 trillion.
This year, the list includes 90 billionaires under the age of 40, which is 5 more than last year. Among them, 54 achieved everything themselves, 36 inherited their fortune.
Below we will talk about the 10 richest billionaires in the world.
10. Mukesh Ambani Fortune: $ 67 Billion
Mukesh Ambani is an Indian entrepreneur and the richest man in his country. He is the chairman of the board of directors, managing director and principal owner of the Indian company Reliance Industries. It is the largest private sector company in India.
9. Larry Page Status: $ 67 billion
Larry Page is a developer and co-founder of the Google search engine. Larry Page for many years on the list of the richest people in the world according to the publication Forbes.
8. Sergey Brin Fortune: $ 68 billion
Sergey Brin is an entrepreneur and scientist in the field of computer technology, information technology and economics. He is also a billionaire, developer and founder of the Google search engine.
7. Carlos Slim Condition: $ 72 billion
Carlos Slim is a Mexican billionaire. His financial condition is based on the communications industry. The main asset of the entrepreneur is the holding company Grupo Carso, which controls a number of large Mexican companies.
6. Amancio Ortega Status: $ 81 billion
Amancio Ortega – Spanish entrepreneur, billionaire. He is one of the founders and former president of Inditex, which owns 6,750 stores in 88 countries.
5. Mark Zuckerberg Condition: $ 84 billion
Mark Zuckerberg is one of the creators of the social network Facebook. He is currently the CEO of Facebook Inc.
4. Warren Buffett Fortune: $ 102 Billion
Warren Buffett is one of the largest and most famous investors in the world. Buffett is traditionally one of the top five richest people in the world. In addition, the billionaire is one of the most generous benefactors in the world.
3. Bill Gates Fortune: $ 106 Billion
Bill Gates is one of the founders and former largest shareholder of Microsoft. Gates has now moved away from managing the company. He is engaged in social activities and charity.
2. Bernard Arnault Fortune: $ 107 Billion
Bernard Arnault – French businessman, president and CEO of the Louis Vuitton group of companies Moët Hennessy.
1. Jeff Bezos Fortune: $ 140 Billion
Jeff Bezos is the head and founder of Amazon.com, the founder and owner of the Blue Origin aerospace company, and the owner of The Washington Post.
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