Entrepreneur!! The Big word…. Why everybody wants to be an entrepreneur nowadays?? This is the question every emerging entrepreneur has to face today. So why??.
Here is the answer, the inspiration they get from these wealthy entrepreneurs who once has nothing but now they are listed in the top richest entrepreneurs of the world. Let’s have a look at the list of World’s Richest Entrepreneurs.
#1. Bill Gates -$75 billion
Bill Gates is on the top of the Forbes Rich list with a net worth of $75 billion.
Whoa ho!! He totally nailed it. This 60-year-old co-founder of Microsoft is an American business magnate, entrepreneur, philanthropist. After retiring from the business he mainly works for the welfare of people, and he is still the world’s wealthiest person.
#2. Amancio Ortega – $67 billion
Amancio Ortega is the founder of ZARA clothing and accessories, which is now the part of Inditex fashion group of which he is the founding chairperson. He is listed as the second richest person in the world with a worth of about $67 billion.
#3. Warren Buffet – $60.8 billion
The buffet is in the 3rd position of the Forbes rich list. A philanthropist, business icon and a writer. The buffet is the chairperson, CEO of the Berkshire Hathaway. His famous writing is “The Essays of Warren Buffet”.
#4. Carlos Slim Helu – $50 billion
Carlos is the chairperson and chief executive of the telecommunication company Telmex. He started his career at a Brokerage Firm in Mexico. He made a large fortune by acquiring Telmex from the Mexican government. He is in 4th position on the Forbes Rich list with a fortune of $50 billion.
#5. Jeff Bezos – $45.2 billion
The founder of Amazon.com, a technology entrepreneur and investor. He had taken the e-commerce to a next level. He also founded the spaceflight start-up company in 2000. He is ranked 5th on the Forbes rich list with net worth of $45.2 billion.
#6. Mark Zuckerberg -$44.6 billion
The youngest of all, listed at number 6th in the Forbes rich list with a fortune of $44.6 billion. Facebook founder and CEO Mark, started his career from his dormitory room. An inspiration to the budding programmers and entrepreneurs.
#7. Larry Ellison -$43.6 billion
The co-founder of Oracle Corporation and currently serves as the executive chairperson of Oracle. His fortune, at $43.6 billion, makes Ellison the 7th wealthiest person on the Forbes rich list.
#8. Michael Bloomberg -$40 billion
Bloomberg is the founder, CEO and owner of Bloomberg L.P. He began his career at the securities brokerage. He also served as the Mayor of New York City. He is ranked at number 8th with a net worth of $40 billion.
#9. Charles Koch -$39.6 billion
Koch is the co-owner, chairperson, and CEO of Koch Industries, which is the second-largest private company in the United States. Inspired by the Koch Industries he wrote his business philosophy in his book “The Science of Success”. He is ranked no. 9th in the rich list with a fortune of $39.6 billion.
#10. Liliane Bettencourt -$36.1 billion
A Businesswoman, Socialite and heiress. She is the principal shareholders of L’oreal. She is ranked on the 10th position in the Forbes rich list with a net worth of $36.1 billion and is the wealthiest woman in the world.