This is a list of the top 10 richest people in the world. The list on Georgeweb is produced and organized by “highest-ranking” using the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and Forbes Real-Time Billionaires.
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Top 10 Richest People in the world 2021
1. Elon Musk – $335B
Elon Musk is attempting to transform transportation on Earth and in space, with his electric car company Tesla and his rocket company SpaceX. Elon Musk’s net worth is 335 billion USD.
2. Jeff Bezos – $193B
Jeff Bezos also comes from the United States and his wealth is generated from Technology. Amazon, the world’s largest online store, was founded by Bezos. Electronics, household goods, and other items are sold by the Seattle-based corporation. He is worth 193 billion USD.
3. Bernard Arnault – $169B
Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault is a French entrepreneur, art collector, and investor. LVMH Mot Hennessy is his company’s chairman and CEO. Bernard Arnault’s net worth is 169 billion USD.
4. Bill Gates – $136B
Bill Gates has diversified his riches from the software company Microsoft, and his focus has switched to zero-carbon energy investing and philanthropy. Another United States Technology billionaire worth 136 billion USD.
5. Larry Page – $128B
Larry Page is an online entrepreneur and computer scientist who co-founded Google with his grad school friend Sergey Brin in 1998. Larry Page adds on to the top 10 richest people in the world and also from the United States specializing in technology with a net worth of 128 billion USD.
6. Mark Zuckerberg – $123B
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is a media mogul, internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist from the United States. He is the chairman, chief executive officer, and controlling shareholder of Meta Platforms, Inc., which he co-founded. Out of the first 6, Mark Zuckerberg is the 5th from the United States amassing 123 billion USD in net worth from technology.
7. Sergey Brin – $123B
Sergey Brin is an American computer scientist and entrepreneur who created, along with Larry Page, the online search engine Google. He was originally born in Moscow, Russia in 1973 but later immigrated with his family to the United States. He now has a net worth of 123 billion USD from technology.
8. Steve Ballmer – $117B
Steven Anthony Ballmer is a businessman and investor from the United States who served as the CEO of Microsoft from 2000 until 2014. Owing to technology, Steve Ballmer has a net worth of 117 billion USD.
9. Larry Ellison – $115B
Larry Ellison is the founder of the software company Oracle Corporation (ORCL) which he formed in 1977. Also from the United States, Larry Ellison has a net worth of 115 billion USD mostly from the technology company.
10. Warren Buffett – $104B
Warren Edward Buffett is a business entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist from the United States. Berkshire Hathaway is currently led by him as chairman and CEO. is a Diversified billionaire with a net worth of 104 billion USD.