The list of the richest people in the world vary from year to year depending on their latest net worth. Here is an updated list of the world richest people as per September 2021.
1. Jeff Bezos
Jeffrey Preston Bezos was born on January 12, 1964 in Albuquerque, New York, United States. He is an American entrepreneur, media proprietor, investor and a computer engineer. He is the founder of Amazon and Blue Origin company.
Amazon is currently the world largest online sales company which he founded in 1994 out of his garage in Seattle.
Blue Origin is an aerospace manufacturer and sub-orbital spaceflight service company which he founded in 2000.
He is currently the world richest person with an estimated net worth of $200.6 billion USD.
2. Elon Musk
Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971 in Pretoria, South Africa. After obtaining a Canadian passport, he left South Africa in 1988.
He is the CEO and the co-founder of the electric car manufacturer, Tesla. He is also the CEO, chief designer and founder of the electronic- payment firm, Paypal. He is still the co-founder of Exploration Technologies (Space X).
He is currently the second richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $196.3 billion USD.
3. Bernard Arnault
Bernard Jean Etienne Arnault was born on March 5, 1949 in Roubaix, France. He is the chairman and the CEO of LVMH Moet Hennessy-louis Vuitton, the world's leading luxury products group.
He is currently the third richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $172.1 billion USD.
4. Bill Gates
William Henry Gates was born on October 28,1955 in Seattle, Washington, United States. He is the co-founder of Microsoft which is the largest software company in the world. He is the co- chair of the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation, the world largest private charitable foundation.
He is currently the 4th richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $131.6 billion USD.
5. Mark Zuckerberg
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 in White Plains, New York, United States. He is the CEO, co-founder and chair of Facebook, world Largest social networking website.
He is currently the 5th richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $135 billion USD.
6. Larry Page
Lawrence Edward Page was born on March 26, 1973 in Michigan, United States. He an American scientist and entrepreneur who is best known as one of the co-founder of Google, along with Sergey Brin.
Currently, he is the 6th richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $123.1 billion USD.
7. Sergey Brin
Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin was born on August 21, 1973 in Moscow, Russia. He is an American businessman, computer scientist and internet entrepreneur. He founded Google together with Larry Page.
He has an estimated net worth of $118.6 billion USD.
8. Larry Ellison
Larry Ellison was born on August 17, 1944 in Bronx, New York, United States. He is the chairman, Chief Technology officer and co-founder of the software Giant Oracle, of which he owns 35 percent. He also served as the Oracle CEO for 37 years before relinquishing the post in 2014.
Ellison has an estimated net worth of $117.4 billion USD.
9. Warren Buffett
Warren Edward Buffett was born on August 20, 1930 in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. Buffett runs Berkshire Hathaway, which owns more than 60 companies.
He has been among the richest people in the world for a long period and his current estimated net worth is $101.5 billion USD.
10. Mukesh Ambani
Mukesh Ambani was born on April 19,1957 in Aden, Yemen. He is an Indian businessman, chairman, managing director and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Ltd.
He is currently in the top list of the richest people in the world with an estimated net worth of $93.1 billion USD.
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