25 Wealthiest Billionaires of Planet Earth
Here is the list of 25 wealthiest billionaires of planet earth. They have earned to such an extent in their one life that about more than 50% of worth of world is consolidated by these super persons. A normal person cannot imagine to earn even 1% of the wealth in their 100 lives that these people has earned in their one life. Here is the list of 25 wealthiest billionaire of planet earth.
1. Carlos Slim Helu & family, $73Billion
Carlos Slim Helu, a Mexican of 73 years of age having a worth of $73 Billion is at the top spot. He is self made billionaire from telecom industry. He is the honorary chairman of America Movil. He also owns real estate companies, clubs, financial companies and mining industry.
2. Bill Gates, $72Billion
Bill Gates is the popular name that barely is unknown by any person. He is at the 2nd spot with net worth $72 Billion. He is just 58 & co-chairman of Bill & Melinda Gates foundation. This super man has gifted $28 Billion to their foundation. He is the mastermind behind the world’s largest software company Microsoft.
3. Amancio Ortega, $57Billion
Amancio Ortega, a Spanish business tycoon of 77 years of age is at 3rd spot with $57 Billion in his pocket. He is a son of a railway worker who started his journey as a shirt store gofer who started making gowns and lingerie at his home with his wife Rosalia Mera who is also a billionaire. He also owns skyscrapers Torre Picasso in Madrid. He is best known for his brand Zara.
4. Warren Buffet, $53.5Billion
83 year old man of United States is at 4th spot of the wealthiest billionaires of the planet earth. He is having a net worth of $53.5 Billion. He is self made investor and financer from his company Berkshire Hathaway.
5. Larry Ellison, $41Billion
Larry Ellison, 69 years old CEO and founder of Oracle is at 5th spot of world’s billionaire list. He owns nearly 98% of Hawaii Lanai’s island. He is having a net worth of $41 Billion.
6. Charles Koch and David Koch, $36Billion
Koch brothers are the richest brothers on this planet and they own world’s 2nd biggest private company. They are having a net worth of $36 Billion through Koch industries which owns financial trading companies, chemicals and refineries and many more.
8. Li Ka-shing, $31Billion
He is the 7th wealthiest billionaire of planet earth from Hong Kong. He is a school dropout having a net worth of $31 Billion. He is the Chairman of Hutchison Whampoa. He is the richest man of Asia.
9. Liliane Bettencourt and family, $30Billion
Liliane Bettencourt having an age of 91 is the world’s richest woman having net worth of $30 Billion from her company L’Oreal which her father has founded of which she own 30% of the company. She is the richest person in France.
10. Bernard Arnault & family, $29Billion
This French man is the 10th wealthiest billionaire of planet earth. He is the chairman of and CEO of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton. He is at number 2 in France having net worth of $29 Billion.
11. Christy Walton & family, $28.2Billion
She is of 58 years of age and she is at the 11th spot in our list. She is the co-chair of Children’s Scholarship fund. She is having the net worth of $28.2 Billion.
12. Stefan Persson, $28Billion
66 years old chairman of Hennes & Mauritz or popularly known as H&M which are global cheap chic apparel retailers. He also invests in real estate. He is having a net worth of $28 Billion.
13. Michael Bloomberg, $27Billion
Michael Bloomberg of United States having an age of 71 years of age is the richest Mayor in the world having a net worth of $27 Billion. He is the chairman of Bloomberg LP which is a firm based on financial data that was founded in 1982. He owns 88% of the company.
14. Jim Walton, $26.7Billion
He is chairman and CEO of Arvest Bank group, Inc. He is having a net worth of $26.7 Billion making him 14th wealthiest billionaire of planet earth. He is a part of the biggest retail stores chain Wal-Mart.
15. Sheldon Adelson, $26.5Billion
He is a college dropout and is a self made billionaire having worth of $26.5 Billion from his casinos in Macau and Singapore. He is chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands. He is at 15th spot in world and 9th in US.
16. Alice Walton, $26.3Billion
Another billionaire from Walton family who is chairman of Crystal Bridges Museum of American art having a worth of $26.3 Billion. She is at number 16th in world ranking and at number 10 in US.
17. S. Robson Walton, 26.1Billion
Again from Walton family Robson 69 years of age is at 17th spot in the wealthiest billionaires of planet earth having net worth of $26.1 billion. He is chairman of Wal-Mart stores.
18. Karl Albrecht, $26Billion
He owns a chain of cheap and discount supermarkets “Aldi Sud” with over 4600 stores all over 12 countries of world. He is the wealthiest man in Germany with net worth of $26 Billion.
19. Jeff Bezos, $25.2Billion
A 49 year old internet entrepreneur who has revolutionized the way of shopping through e-shopping through his online shopping website Amazon.com . He is CEO of Amazon.com and having a net worth of $25.2 Billion.
20. Larry Page, $23Billion
A 40 years old founder of the giant search engine Google is at 20th spot having a net worth of $23 Billion. He is at number 17 in list of most powerful people of world.
21. Sergey Brin, $22.8 Billion
Another internet entrepreneur co-founder of Google is just behind his partner Larry Page with $22.8 Billion worth. They both have made donations of about $400 Million.
22. Mukesh Ambani, $21Billion
Mukesh Ambani the richest Indian who owns Reliance Industries having a net worth of $21 Billion making him the 22nd wealthiest billionaire of planet earth. He also owns the world’s most lavish and expensive residence.
23. Michele Ferrero & family, $20.4Billion
Michele Ferrero, 88, is the richest Italian who deals in confectionery items like toffees, chocolates and candies. He owns 70 companies with 15 production units employing more than 22,000 employees. He is having a net worth of $20.4 Billion.
24. Lee Shau Kee, $20.3Billion
Lee Shau Kee is the 24th wealthiest billionaire of planet earth having net worth of $20.3 Billion. He is the 2nd richest man of Hong Kong. He is the chairman of Henderson land.
24. David Thomson & family, $20.3Billion
56 years old David Thomson is chairman of Thomson Reuters, a media company. He is the richest man of Canada and shares 24th spot with Lee Shau Kee with a total worth of $20.3 Billion.