The 5 Richest Persons in the World
In the past year, the net assets of these billionaires have experienced huge fluctuations. However, you can find more related content below!
The statistics on the net value given here are from Forbes. These are the richest 5 richest people in the world in 2018:
5. Mark Zuckerberg
Net Worth: $58.1 Billion
We all know that Mark Zuckerberg is the founder of Facebook. Facebook has become the most popular and valuable social media company in the world. It all started at Harvard University’s Mark Hostel.
Mark Zuckerberg’s recent rise in the list after earning $30 billion in ridiculous net assets has now made him the fifth richest person in the world.
He is expected to continue to climb the list in the future, and may even be on the top of the list. Considering how young he is, this is not something he can’t match.
4. Bernard Arnault
Net Worth: $70.6 Billion
Bernard Arnault is the CEO of LVMH (Louis Vitton Moet Hennessey).
In the end, the company was formed by merging the two companies together. Louis Vitton is a very successful luxury fashion brand, and Moet Hennessey is a combined champagne and cognac manufacturer.
Bernard has been making serious moves on this list for the past year. In fact, at the beginning of 2017, he ranked 14th. Now, a year later, he ranked fourth among the 5 richest persons on the planet in 2018.
3. Warren Buffett
Net Worth: $85.1 Billion
Warren Buffett is an American entrepreneur and investor and the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett is the most successful investor in the world, and millions of other traders respect him for his success.
Warren Buffett is the third richest person in the world with an incredible net worth of $85.1 billion. However, despite this, Buffett still lives in the house he bought, because he does not even know the way of billions of dollars.
2. Bill Gates
Net Worth: $95.9 billion
Bill Gates is the founder of Microsoft and has been the richest person in the world for many years. Gates founded Microsoft in 1975 with Paul Allen and became the world’s largest PC software company.
Last year, Bill Gates gained more than $10 billion in additional net worth! This gives him an overall estimated net worth of $95.9 billion. However, he was recently surpassed by the next person on this list.
“Treatment without prevention is simply unsustainable.” – Bill Gates
1. Jeff Bezos
Net Worth: $145.1 Billion
Jeff Bezos is the founder of Amazon, one of the largest and most popular companies on the web. Amazon started as a simple online bookstore in Jeff’s bedroom, and the initial sales were slow.
In 2018, Jeff Bezos became the richest person in the world, and his net worth increased by $40 billion last year! Amazon is taking major steps to acquire all-food recently, launching drone transport and other powerful ideas.
Jeff Bezos is the first person to reach the $100 billion mark, which is crazy!
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