Top 5 richest persons in the world 2017
Top 5 richest persons in the world 2017 with their annual income in billions of US dollars.Success is often measured by the value one has in terms of money. The success is years of hard work and toil that gets people where they are today.
They profiled 200 billionaires for the exercise.
updated on 28/7/2017: The Richest person in the world Jeff Bezos has put back to Bill Gates and become the world richest person and richest entrepreneur in the world.
I have listed the top 5 richest people in the world in 2017 which is shared by the Forbes serve.
Here is the list starting with bill gates.
1.Jeff Bezos ($89.9 BILLION)
He the Founder chairman and the largest shareholder of the online shopping giant Amazon, Bezos is an American investor, his net worth marked $89.9 billion, and he is the richest persons in the world. Bezos’ is interested in newspaper and aerospace business. He founded a privately-funded aerospace developer and manufacturer blue origin and is the owner. Founded in 2000, and the company conducted test flights to space started in 2015, and plans for commercial suborbital human spaceflight start in 2018. He also purchased THE WASHINGTON POST newspaper in 2013.
2. BILL GATES ($89.8 BILLION)
The co-founder of Microsoft, tech magnate, entrepreneur, philanthropist, programmer and also the founder of BILL & MELINDA gates foundation
Bill Gates has a solid profile that makes him the richest individual, his worth marked $89.8 billion. Gates has made strides in every sphere he has touched. In the year 2000, he stepped down as CEO of Microsoft in and he became Chairman in 2008. And he appointed Satya Unadilla as CEO of Microsoft Currently, he works full-time at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and is the technical adviser to the current CEO Satya Nadella.
3. AMANCIO ORTEGA ($83.5 BILLION)
Founder and chairman of the Inditex fashion group, it is known best for its global brand Zara, the Spanish business magnate is worth marked $83.5 billion and is the Third place in richest persons in the world.
4. WARREN BUFFETT ($74.8 BILLION)
The most successful man in the world, Buffett is also a businessman and a philanthropist, and his net worth marked $74.8 billion. He is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and he is the largest shareholder of Berkshire Hathway, and it is the American multinational conglomerate holding company. Buffett is the Fourth richest person in the world, is often referred to as the “Wizard of Omaha” or “ ORACLE OF OMAHA,” or the “SAGE OF OMAHA,”
5. MARK ZUCKERBERG ($70.9 BILLION)
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is a young Internet entrepreneur, computer programmer, and philanthropist. He said the chairman, CEO, and co-founder of the social media network Facebook. He started Facebook in college my roommates and then figure out the various campuses. Facebook now has more than 1 billion users and it has become the world’s largest social media network ever. In top 10 richest entrepreneurs in the world 2016-2017 With a net worth of $70.9 billion mark, Zuckerberg becomes the world’s 5th richest entrepreneur.