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The World’s Wealthiest People (January 3, 2023)

As of January 3, 2023, with a net worth of roughly $185.1 billion, Bernard Arnault is the wealthiest person in the world, followed by Elon Musk (No. 2, $146.5 billion), Gautam Adani (No. 3, $126.5 billion); and Warren Buffett  (No. 4, $107.6 billion).

Jeff Bezos is the fifth-richest person globally, with a whopping $107.3 billion. Bill Gates ranked 6th with a personal wealth of $103.3 billion, followed by Larry Ellison with $102.4 billion. Mukesh Ambani is placed 8th with a net worth of $90.0 billion. Carlos slim Helu ($81.5 billion) occupied the 9th position on the top 10 wealthiest people in the world list, followed by Steve Ballmer (No. 10, $78.5 billion). Here is the latest list of the world’s top 25 richest persons.


  1. Bernard Arnault & family: $185.1 billion
  2. Elon Musk: $146.5 billion
  3. Gautam Adani & family: $126.5 billion
  4. Warren Buffett: $107.6 billion
  5. Jeff Bezos: $107.3 billion
  6. Bill Gates: $103.3 billion
  7. Larry Ellison: $102.4 billion
  8. Mukesh Ambani: $90.0 billion
  9. Carlos slim Helu & family: $81.5 billion
  10. Steve Ballmer: $78.5 billion
  11. Larry Page: $77.3 billion
  12. Michael Bloomberg: $76.8 billion
  13. Sergey Brin: $74.2 billion
  14. Francoise Bettencourt Meyers & family: $72.8 billion
  15. Zhong Shanshan: $67.4 billion
  16. Amancio Ortega: $65.4 billion
  17. Jim Walton: $60.8 billion
  18. Rob Walton: $59.6 billion
  19. Alice Walton: $58.6 billion
  20. Charles Koch: $58.2 billion
  21. Julia Koch & family: $58.2 billion
  22. David Thomson & family: $52.5 billion
  23. Michael dell: $52.3 billion
  24. Zhang Yiming: $49.5 billion
  25. Phil Knight & family: $45.0 billion
  26. Mark  Zuckerberg: $43.8 billion
  27. Rodolphe Saade & family: $41.4 billion

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