From Bezos to Gates to Buffett, at the beginning of last year, the top 10 richest people in the world had a total wealth of $855.1 billion as compared to $740.7 billion now. That’s an increase of $114.4 billion. I mean, Steve Ballmer alone has added $22.6 billion to his net worth.
To identify net worths of the world’s top 10 richest people CEOWORLD magazine reviewed Bloomberg Billionaires Index data as ranked February 2019, compared to the same billionaires’ net worth in February 2020. In the last only year, the rich have gotten a whole lot richer.
These are the top 10 richest billionaires
|Rank||Billionaire||Net Worth 2020||Net Worth 2019||How much richer?|
|1||Jeff Bezos||128 billion||135 billion||- 7 billion|
|2||Bill Gates||119 billion||104 billion||15 billion|
|3||Bernard Arnault||96.2 billion||81.6 billion||14.6 billion|
|4||Warren Buffett||90.3 billion||82.8 billion||7.5 billion|
|5||Mark Zuckerberg||80.02 billion||63.8 billion||16.4 billion|
|6||Amancio Ortega||73.6 billion||65.3 billion||8.3 billion|
|7||Larry Page||70.8 billion||54.7 billion||16.1 billion|
|8||Sergey Brin||68.6 billion||53.2 billion||15.4 billion|
|9||Steve Ballmer||65 billion||42.4 billion||22.6 billion|
|10||Carlos Slim||63.4 billion||57.9 billion||5.5 billion|
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