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Top 50 Richest People in the World

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Who are the wealthiest people in the world? As you’re reading this, you presumably already have names hitting your head as to who will appear on the list of the richest.

Let’s find out in this article, where we list the top 50 richest people in the world as of 2020. These are the game-changers, and the people who have helped transform and re-shape the nation. Being a successful entrepreneur signifies more than commencing new ventures every other day. It suggests the straight behavior towards a business and the strength and courage to achieve victory.

Here is the list of the top 50 richest people in the world- 2020

1. Jeff Bezos

Net Worth: $145.0 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

American capitalist Jeff Bezos is the creator and chief executive officer of the E-commerce platform and proprietor of The Washington Post.  His unbeaten business ventures have made him among the richest people in the world in 2020.

After succeeding from Princeton, he found work at numerous firms on Wall Street, including Fitel, Bankers Trust, and the investment firm D.E. Shaw. In the year 1990, Jeff became D.E. Shaw’s youngest vice president. While his career in finance was enormously lucrative, he chose to make a dangerous move into the nascent world of e-commerce. He quit his job in 1994. Bezos opened, titled after the meandering South American river. As of this writing Jeff Bezos has a net worth of $145.0 billion.

2. Bill Gates

Net Worth: $106.6 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

American entrepreneur, business tycoon, investor, philanthropist, and widely known as one of the richest and influential people in the world Bill Gates was born as William Henry III. Bill Gates as a kid was very competitive, exceptional, and depth thinker.

Bill Gates and his business collaborator Paul Allen established the nation’s hugest software business, named Microsoft, through technological innovation, keen business policy, and bold business tactics. In the method, Gates come to be one of the wealthiest men in the world. Since 1987, Bill has been included in the Forbes list of the world’s wealthiest people. From 1995 to 2017, he held the Forbes label of the richest person in the world all but four of those years. He received many accolades in his whole life. In the year 2015 Bill, along with his wife Melinda, accepted the Padma Bhushan, India’s third-highest civilian award for their social work in the country. As of this writing Bill Gates has a net worth of $106.6 billion.

3. Bernard Arnault 

Net Worth: $91.5 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Bernard Arnault is Chairman and CEO of LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton, the world’s foremost luxury products group. Mr. Arnault followed the Roubaix lycée and the Faidherbe lycée in Lille. He then went on to study at the Ecole Polytechnique. In the year 1989, Mr. Arnault became the majority shareholder of LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton, creating the world’s leading luxury products group. Mr. Arnault has been Chairman and CEO of the company since that date. He is also President of the Board of Directors of Groupe Arnault S.E. his family holding company. Mr. Arnault has been awarded the honorary titles of Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres and Grand Officier de la Légion d’Honneur. As of this writing Bernard Arnault has a net worth of $91.5 billion.

4. Mark Zuckerberg

Net Worth: $78.6 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is a very popular name in all over the world. He is an American internet entrepreneur and backer. He is well-known for co-founding famous social site Face book, Inc. He fulfills as its chairman, chief executive officer, and governing shareholder. Originally initiated to select college campuses, the site improved rapidly and eventually beyond colleges, reaching one billion users by 2012.

Mark took the company public in May 2012 with maturity shares. His net wealth is totaled to be nearly $78.6 billion as of March 2020. In the year 2007, at the age of just 23, he became the world’s youngest self-made billionaire. In December 2016, Mark was classified 10th on Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People. As of 2019, he is the only individual under 50 in the Forbes wealthiest people list and the only one under 40 in the Top 20 Billionaires list.

5. Warren Buffett

Net Worth: $68.8 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Recognized as the “Oracle of Omaha,” Warren Buffett is an investment guru and one of the wealthiest and most admired businessmen on the planet. He created Buffett Partnership Ltd. in 1956. Warren became one of the world’s richest men and an eminent philanthropist in the media, insurance, energy, and food and beverage industries.

In the year 1956, he shaped the firm Buffett Partnership Ltd. in his hometown of Omaha. Utilizing the techniques learned from economist Benjamin Graham, he was successful in identifying undervalued companies and became a millionaire. Following Berkshire Hathaway’s major investment in Coca-Cola, Warren became director of the company from 1989 until 2006. Warren Buffett’s net worth is $68.8 Billion.

6. Larry Ellison 

Net Worth: $67.3 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

An American business baron, investor, and patron. Larry Ellison’s actual name is Lawrence Joseph Ellison. He has a net worth of $67.3 Billion. Larry is a co-founder and the executive chairman and chief technology officer (CTO) of Oracle Corporation.

As of October 2019, he was classified by Forbes magazine as the fourth richest person in the United States and as the sixth-wealthiest in the world, with a wealth of $69.1 billion, boosted from $54.5 billion in 2018. Ellison has been married and separated four times.

7. Steve Ballmer

Net Worth: $66.4 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Steve Anthony Ballmer is an American business tycoon and investor. He was the chief executive officer of Microsoft from 13th January 2000 to 4th February 2014. Ballmer and is the present owner of the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association.

As of October 2019, his revenue is estimated at the US $51.9 billion, ranking him the 16th wealthiest person in the world. Ballmer was employed by Bill Gates at Microsoft in 1980. He ultimately became President in 1998 and replaced Gates as CEO in 2000. Ballmer fulfilled as  director of Accenture Ltd. and a general partner of Accenture SCA from 2001 to 2006.His present net worth is $66.4 billion.

8. Larry Page 

Net Worth: $63.3 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Lawrence Edward Page is an U.S based Internet business magnet. He is also a software engineer. He is best recognized as one of the co-founders of the biggest search engine Google along with Sergey Brin. Larry was the chief executive officer of Alphabet.

Forbes seated him 10th in the list “Billionaires 2019”. As of March 2020, Larry is the 13th wealthiest person in the world, with a net worth of $63.3 billion, according to Forbes. Larry is the co-inventor of PageRank. Page Rank is a notable search ranking algorithm for Google, which he wrote with Brin. In the year 2004 he accepted the Marconi Prize with Brin.

9. Amancio Ortega Gaona

Net Worth: $61.8  Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Amancio Ortega Gaona is a Spanish billionaire business tycoon. He is the inventor and former chairman of the Inditex fashion group, best understood for its chain of Zara clothes and accessories shops.

As of December 2019, Amancio had a net worth of $68.3 billion, making him the second- richest person in Europe and the sixth-wealthiest in the world. For a brief period in 2015, he was the wealthiest man in the world; bypassing Bill Gates when his net worth peaked to $80 billion as Zara’s parent company, Inditex’s stock peaked. He is the head of the Ortega family and the second prosperous retailer on the earth.His current net worth is $61.8 billion.

10. Sergey Brin

Net Worth: $61.0 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

He is an American software engineer and Internet entrepreneur. Together with Larry Page, he co-established the world’s biggest search engine Google. Sergey was the president of Google’s parent company Alphabet Inc, until relinquishing from the role on 3rd December 2019.

As of October 2019, he is the 14th-richest person in the nation, with an approximate net worth of US$48.5billion. In the year 2009 November, Forbes agreed Brin and Page were the fifth most powerful people in the world. As of October 2018, he is the 13th-richest person in the world according to Forbes, with an estimated net worth of US$50.5 billion. His presence net worth is $61.0 billion.

11. Michael Rubens Bloomberg

Net Worth: $58.0 Billion

Top 50 Richest People in the World

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American businessman, diplomat, patron, and author. He is the majority owner and co-.under of Bloomberg L.P. A privately held economic, software, data, and media company. Bloomberg was elected the 108th mayor of New York City from 2002 to 2013 and was an aspirant in the 2020 Democratic presidential primaries. In the year 2019, Forbes placed him as the ninth-richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of $55.5 billion. Since signing The Giving Pledge, Bloomberg has given away $8.2 billion. His present wealth is $58.0 billion.

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