Top 10 Richest Men in the World 2024

Filed in Articles by on February 6, 2024

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Who are the richest men in the world? It’s a question that has captivated people for centuries, and the answer is always changing.

In this awesome information, we’ll explore the richest men in the world in 2022, based on the latest information from Forbes and other sources.

From tech billionaires to real estate moguls, we’ll take a look at the wealthiest men on the planet and see how they amassed their fortunes. Are you ready to dive into the world of the ultra-rich?

Richest Men in the World

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Top 10 Richest Men in the World and Their Networth

Here we have selected the top 10 richest men in the world, as clearly stated by Fox Business News.

1. Bernard Arnault & Family – France

Bernard Arnault & Family - France

He is the founder, chairman, and CEO of LVMH, the world’s largest luxury goods conglomerate.

According to Forbes, Arnault has an estimated net worth of $213 billion as of February 2, 2024, making him the world’s wealthiest person.

2. Elon Musk

Elon Musk

Elon Musk has had his hands in several different companies over the years. Originally enrolled at Stanford University, Musk deferred his attendance to launch Zip2, one of the earliest online navigation services. He is worth 198.4 billion USD

3. Jeff Bezos – U.S.

Jeff Bezos - U.S.

Jeff Bezos, 56, is the richest man in the world, despite transferring a quarter of his Amazon stake to his ex-wife MacKenzie last summer, according to Forbes. He is worth $193.8 billion.

Bezos founded e-commerce giant Amazon in 1994 and is still the CEO of the company.

4. Bill Gates

Bill Gates

The co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates has a net worth of USD 124 billion.

Having founded the software giant Microsoft along with Paul Allen, Bill Gates eventually sold away much of his stake in the company retaining just 1% of the shares and investing the rest in stocks and other assets.

 Bill Gates entered the $100 billion club last year in April when Microsoft’s share price surged post-earnings. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is the world’s largest private charitable foundation.

5. Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

The co-founder, CEO, and chairman of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg champions the social network that has become a go-to communications avenue today.

 His net worth is USD 167.2 billion and today he owns about 15% stakes in Facebook after the firm went public in May 2012.

Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire. His net worth zoomed past the $100 billion mark — all thanks to Instagram Reels — the alternative to TikTok which was banned in India earlier this year and is facing troubles in the US as well.

6. Warren Buffet

Warren Buffet

Popularly known as the Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffet is seen as one of the most successful investors of all time, and He is one of the richest men in the world.

He runs Berkshire Hathaway which owns over 60 companies including the famous ones Geico Insurance, Duracell, and Dairy Queen Restaurant.

His net worth is USD 128.7 billion. The son of a US congressman, he bought his first stock at the age of 11.

7. Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison has a net worth of 143.7 billion USD which he earned from Oracle, the software firm he co-founded in 1977.

He quit as the CEO of the company in 2014 and since then he has been the chairman of the board and chief technology advisor of the company.

 Ellison has also been on the board of Tesla since December 2018 after he purchased 3 million shares earlier that year. He owns nearly all of the Hawaiian island Lanai.

8. Larry Page

Larry Page

Larry Page, the co-founder of Google has a net worth of $119.3 billion and ranks in the eighth position among the world’s richest persons.

He has also invested in Planetary Resources, the famed space exploration company, and is also funding “Flying Car”, startup companies Kitty Hawk and Opener.

9. Sergey Brin

Sergey Brin

The co-founder and board member of Alphabet, Sergey Brin has a net worth of $114.4 billion which ranks him in the ninth position among the world’s richest persons.

He co-founded Google along with Larry Page in 1998 which went public in 2004 and became Alphabet in 2015.

10. Mukesh Ambani

 Mukesh Ambani

The founder chairman of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani has a net worth of $ 111.9 billion.

He runs the biggest oil and gas companies in India in addition to a very popular and influential telecom network in India.

Awesome right? The richest men in the world have built their fortunes through a combination of hard work, talent, and luck.

While it may seem like a fantasy to be a billionaire, it’s important to remember that money isn’t everything.

In the end, what truly matters is family, friends, and health. So, while it’s fun to dream about being a billionaire, remember that true wealth comes from within.

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