In the last 10 years, Billionaires have made more money than we thought. Today I’m going to present the top 10 richest billionaires alive on the planet in 2020 and their real-time net worth.
#1 Jeff Bezos – CEO & Founder, Amazon
Jeffery Preston Bezos is an American entrepreneur and investor who founded e-commerce colossus Amazon in 1994. He created the company out of his garage in Seattle and owned nearly 12% stake. In 2019, he ended the marriage with his wife MacKenzie and transferred one-quarter of his Amazon stake to her. It means Mackenzie has a 4% stake, which makes her one of the wealthiest women in the world. Bezos has owned Washington Post and Blue Origin as well, the company Aerospace company is trying to develop a rocket for commercial use. As per Forbes, Currently, His real-time net worth is $117.4 billion, which gave him a title called the world’s richest person on the planet.
#2 Bill Gates – Former CEO & Co-founder, Microsoft
William Henry Gates III is an American Business magnate, investor, philanthropist, and software developer. In 1975, Microsoft was founded by Bill Gates and Pule Allen (d. 2018). Now Bill’s stake in Microsoft has been sold and given away so much by him – he has 1% of shares and funded in different kinds of stock and other assets. As per Forbes, Gates has donated around 35.8 billion dollars to the Gates Foundation. Bill’s real-time net worth $ 107.8 billion makes him the world’s 2nd richest billionaires person in the world.
#3 Bernard Arnault & family – Chairman & CEO, LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton
Bernard Jean Etienne Arnault is a French billionaire business tycoon and art collector. As per Forbes, he supervises an empire of 70 brands, including Louis Vuitton and Sephora. In 2018, his goods group, LVMH, made record sales and benefits. Delphine (His daughter) is a member of LVMH’s and executive vice president of Louis Vuitton. In 2018, he got a title world’s 4th influential people. In the present time, his net worth is $104.1 Billion, this is why He is ranked 3rd we person on earth.
#4 Warren Buffett – CEO, Berkshire Hathaway
Warren Edward Buffett is an American business tycoon, investor, and philanthropist. He is also known as the “Oracle of Omaha” Berkshire Hathaway is run by Buffett, who has over 60 companies, including battery maker Duracell and restaurant chain Dairy Queen and insurer Geico. As per Forbes, At age 11, he bought the first stock and filed tax at age 13. The buffet is going to give away over 99% of his fortune. He has donated 3.6 billion dollars to the Gates foundation. In 2018, he held the title of the world’s 16th influential people. in current time, his net worth 85.7 billion dollars makes him the 4th richest billionaire.
#5 Amancio Ortega– Former chairman and co-founder of Inditex Fashion Group.
Amancio Ortega is a Spanish business magnate who co-founded a multinational clothing company called Inditex Fashion Group, best know known as a chain of Zara clothing and accessories shops. According to Forbes, 60% of Madrid-listed Inditex has been owned by him, which has 6 brands and 7500 stores across the world. In dividends a year, he earns over 400 million dollars. Ortega has invested a large amount of money in real estate in Madrid, London, Miami, and many other countries. His net worth is 72.4 Billion dollars that gave him the title Richest Billionaires person around the world.
#6 Mark Zuckerberg – Co-founder, chairman and CEO, Facebook
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American Richest billionaire entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist who founded online social media known as Facebook. In 2014, Mark created this online platform at Harvard at the age of 19 for students to match names with photos of classmates. He has owned 15% of the stock in Facebook. According to Forbes, In Dec 2015, he and his wife Priscilla Chan committed to giveaway 99% of their Facebook stake over their lifetimes. In the past year, Mark also has faced so many criticisms for allowing fake news and selling out data. He is the 6th Richest person in the world and has his net worth 70.9 Billion dollars.
#7 Carlos Slim Helu & family – Honorary Chairman, America Movil
Carlos Slim is a Mexican business tycoon who is the 7th wealthiest person in the world. Carlos and his family own American Movil, American’s largest mobile telecom firm. He and His foreign telecom partners bought a stake in Telmex (Mexico’s famous phone company). He also owns a stake in mining, real estate companies, consumer goods, and Mexican construction. Currently, his real-time net worth is 65.8 Billion dollars. In 2018, He was held title called 20th influential person in the world.
#8 Larry Ellison – CTO And Founder, Oracle
Larry Ellison is CTO and Co-founder of software firm Oracle. In 2014, he left the Oracle CEO designation. However, he still serves as a chairman of the board and CTO. Through steady acquisitions of software industries, the company has improved in part. In 2016, he committed to give 200 million dollars to the Southern California university for a cancer treatment center. As per Forbes, Larry Ellison has spent 300 million dollars to perchance almost all of the Hawaiian island lanai in 2012. In Dec 2018, he became Tesla’s board member after buying 3 million Tesla Shares. Today, his net worth is 63.9 billion dollars, which gives the title world’s 8th richest Billionaires person alive on the planet.
#9 Larry Page – Co-founder and Board member of Google.
Lawrence Edward Page is an entrepreneur and computer Scientist who is not just known as a parent of Goggle but also co-founder of Alphabet and Page Rank. He co-founded Google and invented the Google Page Rank algorithm along with his fellow Sandford Student Sergey Brin, who was pursuing a Ph.D., He is an investor of “Flying Car” start-ups Kitty Hawk and Opener, as per Forbes. Currently, he is CEO of Alphabet.inc and has net worth 62.5 Billion dollars, it makes him the 9th wealthiest person in the world.
#10 Steve Ballmer – Owner, Los Angeles Clippers
Steve Ballmer led the company Microsoft as CEO from 2000 to 2014. Retiring from Microsoft, he owned the Los Angeles Clippers of the National basketball association for 2 billion dollars. In 2018, He funded 59 million dollars in social solutions, it is nonprofitable software. According to Forbes, his real-time net worth is 61.6 billion dollars placed him 10th richest billionaires person in the world.