Big fortunes are a factor that greatly affects the development of the economy and business. We refer to the list of the richest people in the world, according to Forbes magazine. Here we present a list of the 10 richest people in the world
1. Bernard Arnault
Bernard Arnault is the CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors of LVMH, the largest luxury company in the world. 79 fashion brands, such as Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior and others, are concentrated here.
Arnault’s fortune began with an investment of $15 million, which we refer to as the purchase of the luxury Christian Dior brand.
2. Elon Musk
The Elon Musk genius runs 3 big companies, and we’re referring to Tesla, Space X, and the social network Twitter.
During 2020, Elon Musk managed to become the richest person in the world by amassing a fortune of more than $300 billion, but it has already declined.
3. Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos is the head of Amazon, the e-commerce giant. He is also the founder of Blue Origin, which allowed him to travel into space by rocket.
The covid-19 pandemic boosted their success in e-commerce and it is still valid. Additionally, it is enhanced with streaming services.
4. Larry Ellison
Larry Ellison is the current President and CEO of Oracle, and here he had the opportunity to make major acquisitions; Like buying Sun Microsystems.
He was also an investor in the electric car company Tesla.
5- Warren Buffett
Mr. Warren Buffett is one of the most successful investors ever, since he started buying stocks at the age of eleven.
Buffett currently owns several companies that have been successful in the business world; Such as the manufacturer of Duracell batteries, the Dairy Queen series, and others.
6. Bill Gates
Bill Gates is one of the greatest figures in the world of technology and has been one of the creators of Microsoft software since 1975.
Currently, he continues to invest his wealth in various companies, such as his recent purchase of Heineken shares.
7. Carlos Slim Helu
Mexican Carlos Slim triumphed in the world of business with the ownership of América Móvil, the largest telecommunications company in Latin America.
Slim is also involved in various construction companies, FMCG, among other sectors.
8. Larry Page
Larry Page has managed to accumulate, and is currently the majority shareholder of Google, in addition to investing in new flying car companies; We refer to Kitty Hawk and Opener.His fortune is through being one of the founders of Google, which is a large search engine on the Internet.
9. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani’s wealth was accumulated by investing in the petrochemical and telecom sector.
10. Sergey Brin
Sergey Brin is the richest immigrant in the United States, after his share as co-founder of Google.