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TOP 10 RICHEST PEOPLE IN THE WORLD

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1. Jeff Bezos 

Net Worth: $143.1 Billion


Jeff Bezos is the founder of Amazon, one of the biggest and most popular companies on the web. Amazon started as a simple online bookstore in Jeff’s bedroom, and the initial sales were slow.


2. Bill Gates


Net Worth: $108.8 Billion


Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft and was the richest man in the world for several years running. Gates founded Microsoft in 1975 with Paul Allen and has since become the largest PC software company worldwide.


3. Bernard Arnault


Net Worth: $94.4 B Billion


Bernard Arnault is the CEO of LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessey). Ultimately, the company was formed from merging the two businesses together. Louis Vuitton is a very successful luxury fashion brand, and Moet Hennessey is the merged champagne and cognac manufacturers.


4. Warren Buffett


Net Worth: $74.7 Billion


Warren Buffett is an American entrepreneur and investor, and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett is the most successful investor worldwide, and millions of other traders look up to him because of his success.


5. Larry Ellison


Net Worth: $68.3 Billion


Larry Ellison is the co-founder of the Oracle Corporation, and he was also the company’s CEO until September 2014.


6. Mark Zuckerberg


Net Worth: $66.4 Billion


We all know Mark Zuckerberg as the founder of Facebook. Facebook has become the most popular and most valuable social media company in the world. And it all started in Mark’s dorm room at Harvard University.


7. Amancio Ortega


Net Worth: $65.1 Billion


Amancio Ortega is a Spanish entrepreneur and founder of the Inditex fashion group. Inditex owns Zara, and Zara is one of the most popular clothing chains worldwide.


8. Steve Ballmer


Net Worth: $64.0 Billion


Steve Ballmer is the current owner of the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers, and he is also the former CEO of Microsoft.


9. Larry Page


Net Worth: $58.4 Billion


Larry Page is the co-founder of Google, which was founded back in a garage in 1998.


15. Jim Walton


Net Worth: $58.0 Billion


Jim Walton is the son of Sam Walton, who was the founder of the world’s largest retail chain, ‘Walmart’. He is on the Walmart board of directors, and CEO of his own company, Arvest Bank.

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