In this article, We are going to talk about the Top 10 Richest Man In The World Ever who right now are actually running this entire world’s economy with their strategic mindset.
But before we start talking about it, let me tell you some interesting facts.
Did you know that all richest men in the world have an incredible amount of wealth greater or equivalent to the Gross domestic product of some nations in the world?
Almost all these worlds wealthiest people like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates have made their wealth themselves and just had to turn a small idea to a billion-dollar fortune in a few years. Others like the Koch Brothers although they inherited the businesses they’ve done a lot of work in the business to turn it into a billion-dollar industry today.
At the world, today we’ve got around 2,000 billionaires and from the look of things, the number will be higher. Therefore, the question is who as of today holds the crown as the king of kings in the billionaire kingdom? Here’s the list of top 10 richest men in the world ever.
Top 10 Richest Man In The World Ever
10. Larry Page:
According to Forbes, Larry Page or Lawrence Edward Page is the 10th richest person in the world. He is a computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur. Larry is the co-founder of Google with Sergey Brin. Page is the chief executive officer of Google Parent Company Alphabet Inc. He became Google CEO in August 2001 for the first time and then the second time in 2015. His net worth is $51.3 Billion.
9. David Hamilton Koch:
David Hamilton Koch the co-owner and executive VP of Koch Industries who’s also a chemical engineer control the 2nd biggest privately held company for performance in the U.S. Along with his brother they purchased the shares of their brothers Fredrick and William to gain control of their dad’s company Koch industries. The company is well known to deal with consumer products, chemical technology, fertilizers, refineries, pipelines, fibres and polymers among other products.
8. Charles Koch:
Currently, Charles is the chairman and the Chief executive officer of the 2nd biggest private company by returns in United States of America Koch Industries. Charles Koch and his brothers inherited the business from their father who died in 1967 a guy hailed for inventing the method of turning heavy oil into gasoline. Today Charles Koch and his brother David Koch own 42% stake on the business as they purchased the business from their brothers Fredrick and William for $1.1 billion in 1983. Today the business deals with refineries, pipelines, chemical technology, consumer products like Brawny paper towels, fertilizers, fibres and polymers like Stainmaster carpets.
7. Michael Bloomberg:
Former NY mayor a businessman is currently our 7th richest billionaire in our list of top 10 richest men in the world ever. He’s the co-founder of Bloomberg L.P a global financial services, software and mass media company. Michael owns 88% stake of the business that has which an annual revenue of $9 billion. Lately, he donated $4 billion to gun control and climate change.
6. Carlos Slim:
Did you know that Carlos was once the world richest man? Today Carlos is at position 6 that is a shock as for a dozen years he’s been among top 5 richest billionaires, however, this young technology star has trailed him and caught up with him. Carlos Slim is considered the wealthiest person of Mexico. His estimated average net worth is $55.2 billion.
5. Amancio Ortega:
5th richest man in the world according to Forbes is a Spanish businessman Amancio Ortega Gaona. He is the founder and former chairman of the Inditex fashion group. This fashion group is best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories shops. He is currently the CEO of Inditex and COO of Daez. His total net worth is $62.7 Billion.
4. Larry Ellison:
Larry Ellison or Lawrence Joseph Ellison is our next in the list of top 10 richest man in the world. He is an American entrepreneur. Ellison is also a co-founder and the executive chairman and chief technology officer of Oracle Corporation. He was listed 4th richest person by Forbes magazine in the United States and as the 7th richest man in the world. His total worth is $66.1 billion. Larry is also a licensed aircraft pilot and owns two personal military jets.
3. Warren Buffet:
The co-founder of among the largest software companies on earth that deals with client relationship management database Oracle is our 7th richest man on the planet according to Forbes. He’s been the Chief executive officer for oracle till 2014, but today he’s the chairman and chief technology manager of the business. Larry wealth has all been helped by the success of his database company. He is also nicknamed as the oracle of Ohama. His total neet worth is $88.9 Billion.
2. Bill Gates:
Maintaining his spot on the list, William Henry Gates III is the 2nd richest man in the world ever. Gates is a business magnate, investor, author, philanthropist, and humanitarian. He is the founder of Microsoft Corporation. He remained as a CEO of the company for a long time but then he turned his full-time job at Microsoft into the parttime job and started working with his wife on a new charity project in the year 2000. They named this charity project as Bill and Malinda Gates Foundation. Bill Gates total net worth is $101.5 Billion.
1. Jeff Bezos:
Forbes declared Jeffery Bezos as the number one richest person among the top 10 richest men in the world ever. Jeff Bezos is a technology entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist. Bezos is the founder of Amazon and currently working as chairman CEO, and president of Amazon. Jeff has a keen interest in technology and business, besides Amazon, he is also a founder of Blue origin which is an aerospace company. He has made many other investments. Bezos bought Washington Post for $250 million in cash. His total net worth is $159 Billion.