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Top 25 Richest Man In The World 2017

The top richest man in the world has the overwhelming portion of the economy of world which is $ 1.46 trillion and it is more than the annual Australian GDP, Mexico and Spain.

The data provided to the Business insider by Wealth X and it conducts a new research on the wealth. The database of Wealth – X maintains about 110, 000 ultra – high net worth of the people with the valuation model. All the savings done by the people in their personal life is estimated on account to their exchange rates of currency and investment performance, saving rates and local rates.

All the men are almost billionaires and found to be about a quarter fortunes in tech. it has net worth of about $ 14.3 billion. Most of the people are self – made and some have owned the most powerful companies in the world like Oracle, Nike, Google, Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon.

Here is the list of top richest man in the world as follows

25) Jorge Lemann

jorge-lemann

Net Worth

$ 25 Billion

Age:

76

Country:

Brazil

Source of Wealth:

3G Capital, Self – Made

Industry:

Diversified Investments

Jorge Lemann lived his lives as a professional tennis champion and a journalist before he turned into a financer in 1971 and purchased a brokerage firm of Brazil. The investment company is cofounded this company is known best for the affinity of acquisitions and mergers to deal frequently with the partner Warren Buffett. He deals with the Canadian brand Tim Hortons and Burger King Merger to invest in the beverage company and became the fifth largest food in the world. His mergers made him among the richest man in the world.

24) Phil Knight

Phil Knight

Net Worth

$ 25.7 Billion

Age:

77

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Nike, Self – Made

Industry:

Retail

A stretch of US Army was done after he did MBA from Stanford and he thought of establishing a shoemaker brand in the era of 1960 and the shoes of Tiger were named as “Blue Ribbon Sports” and this name was initially picked by the logo of the company Nike. He worked day and night being an accountant and launched his own brand to become a rich. He built it up for the customers in 1968 and became able to leave the life of CPA.

The success of Nike was built on the athlete and celebrity endorsement deals and it started with the prodigy Steve Prefontaine and continued to become the most successful shoemaker of all time. a five year endorsement deal was signed by Nike in 1984 and its worth was roughly estimated to be % 500, 000 per year. NBA star was the biggest in today’s world which is right now under the roof of Nike and the signing contract of LeBron James for a sum which was undisclosed. He then became among the richest man in the world.  The plan was announced in which Knight stepped down as the chairman of Nike and left about $ 30.6 billion in the sales of a company with the revenues and stocks of all high times.

23) Steve Bellmer

steve-bellmer

Net Worth

$ 26.3 Billion

Age:

59

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Microsoft, Self – Made

Industry:

Tech

Steve Ballmer was a dropped out student of Stanford in 1980 and then he joined his friend from Harvard who was Bill Gates in Microsoft and earning from this business were about $ 50, 000 and the stakes in the company were in his name. During this tenure, the positions were referred for him as the vice president of sales and support, vice president of marketing and vice president of system software which were named as the numbers guy. He remained in Microsoft to get fame and become among the richest man in the world.

He became a company’s CEO in 2000 after the stepping down of Gates and he remained as a software giant and then replaced Satya Nadella in 2014. While Microsoft was running, revenue grew and the profits became as 181 % with the market share and surpassed by Apple and Google in the same period. He became immensely wealthy and he was in the founders and family and became a billionaire from the stock employees. He owned a franchise of NBA and paid about $ 2 billion in the clippers of Los Angeles and revealed his share of 4% in Twitter.

22) Jack Ma

jack-ma

Net Worth

$ 26.5 Billion

Age:

51

Country:

China

Source of Wealth:

Alibaba, Self – Made

Industry:

Tech

Jack Ma is the second richest man in China and also the executive chairman and founder of Alibaba. He is considered among the list of richest man in the world. He reports to be the first company of internet in 1988 in China. He then owned a telecom company in 1996 and spent three years in inception. He broke the world’s largest record of e – Commerce Company with $ 25 billion public offerings initially. The economy of China was slowing down and the platform of company was trying their time with the company of china and with its economy.

21) Stefan Persson

stefan-persson

Net Worth

$ 26.7 Billion

Age:

68

Country:

Sweden

Source of Wealth:

H & M, Self – Made

Industry:

Retail

Stefan Persson was born with the founding father and the store of women clothing which was named as “Hennes”. The entrepreneur of Sweden expanded his business and acquired Mauritz Widforss after six years and earned a degree from Lund University and University of Stockholm. He worked hard to be get this position. He was an entrepreneur and started struggling when he was a student. He served as a UK operations head. From the past few years, they expanded globally and boosted about 4, 000 stores in the same place. He took over about $ 22.4 billion sales in 2014.

20, 19, 18) John Mars, Jacqueline, Forrest

John Mars, Jacqueline, Forrest

Net Worth

$ 28.6 Billion

Age:

80, 76, 84

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Marc Inc., Inheritance

Industry:

Candy

John Mars, Jacqueline and Forrest were inherited a state of candy maker which was iconic and their father died in 1999. They made a trip to Milky Way bars and M & M’s which was started by their grandfather in 1931 and they started a business of confectionary in Washington kitchen in Tacoma. He became rich by earning a net worth of $ 28.6 billion. He owned two brands in 2014 and them worth about $ 2.9 billion. They are running their industry which has health related causes, cultural and environmental as well.

17) Bernard Arnault

bernard-arnault

Net Worth

$ 28.9 Billion

Age:

66

Country:

France

Source of Wealth:

LVMH, Self – Made / Inheritance

Industry:

Luxury Goods

Bernard Arnault owns about 70 luxury brands which starts from Louis Vuitton to Hennessy and ends at Dom Perignon. It controls the parent country of family and starts to work as a civil engineer and assumes the country to hold the business. He has achieved from his luxury brands the title of being in the richest man in the world. He has recorded his net worth about 29 billion. He also started to work as a civil engineer. He helped his firm to record the revenues for about $ 33 billion.

16) Wang Jialin

wang-jialin

Net Worth

$ 29.2 Billion

Age:

61

Country:

China

Source of Wealth:

Dalian Wanda Group, Self – Made

Industry:

Real Estate

A richest man of Asia is Wang Jianlin which is the most famous and largest continent of the world. He owns a real estate and counts to be among the richest man in the world. He was included in the yacht makers of US and the AMC Entertainment. Some investments are the largest which include real estate development projects in Madrid and Sydney. He is the producer of The Dark Knight and The Jurassic World. He received too much power and property from Hollywood.

15) Carlos Slim Helu

Carlos Slim Helu

Net Worth

$ 33.2 Billion

Age:

75

Country:

Mexico

Source of Wealth:

Grupo Carso, Self – Made

Industry:

Telecom

Grupo Carso is the richest man in Mexico and he has about 200 companies in his name with a conglomerate named as Grupo Carso and they are famous as Slimlandia. The entrepreneurs are gaining control of the father the business of real estate in the death. The degree of civil engineering builds a diversified portfolio in the 60s, 70s and 80s. It dominates the economy of Mexico. He is a part of the family of billionaires which is very high.

14) Rob Walton

Rob Walton

Net Worth

$ 33.5 Billion

Age:

71

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Walmart, Inheritance

Industry:

Retail

Samuel Robson is the son of Sam Walton who is the founder of Walmart. He worked in the iconic retail of behemoth and got the position of vice president and general counsel chairman. He was named for his success. He was given ultimate power for the greedy corporation which underpays the employees from the Walton family. He is philanthropist and his brother gave him some money to invest in his interest.

13) Jim Walton

Jim Walton

Net Worth

$ 34.8 Billion

Age:

67

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Walmart, Inheritance

Industry:

Retail

Jim Walton is the son of Sam and Helen Walton who purchased a stake in Arkansas which is a bank of Bentonville in that year before it opened from the store of Walmart in Arkansas, Rogers in 1962. He owned a retail store listed in the Stock Exchange of New York in 1962. Walmart is one of the richest men in the world who started this retail outlet. He is the chairman and also the regional CEO of community bank. He is incredibly private with the family’s richest in the treasure and secretary of Jim. Jim was donated with $ 407 million shares of Walmart.

12) Sergey Brin

sergey-brin

Net Worth

$ 37 Billion

Age:

42

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Google, Self – Made

Industry:

Technology

Sergey Brin is the cofounder of this company with Larry Page. He facilitates the restructuring of Google. He announced his company in August. He is a renowned entrepreneur. He had net worth of about $ 10 billion in 2014and he generated all this revenue from technology.

Brin allows focusing on the restructuring of the ideas and projects of moonshot and he has many resources at the disposal and he automates self – driving cars and homes. He emigrated as a child in Moscow and connected with Stanford in 1995 and pursued a program of PhD. He is among the powerful companies on earth.

11) Larry Page

larry-page

Net Worth

$ 38.5 Billion

Age:

42

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Google, Self – Made

Industry:

Technology

Larry Page was a student of PhD in Stanford University and he teamed up with Sergey Brin and created a search engine. He morphed into Google and called an Alphabet which is the farthest and largest reaching company in the world he was worth about $ 500 billion. He did not make purchases to advocate the alternative energy and was in the eco – friendly mansion in Alto Palo. He is among the richest man in the world for his success in the purchase of his mansion.

10) Ingvar Kamprad

Ingvar Kamprad

Net Worth

$ 39.3 Billion

Age:

89

Country:

Sweden

Source of Wealth:

IKEA, Self – Made

Industry:

Retail

Ingvar Kamprad became the owner of IKEA at the age 17. He owns the largest company of furniture which has exceeding sales of about $ 33 billion. He is frugal and has a net worth in massive amount. He has a furniture arm and a retail shop which makes him among the richest man in the world. He has a cooperate structure in complex form and he has eternal life for IKEA. He makes decisions for his day to day activities. He moved to Switzerland for his onerous tax rates. He also worked for the immunization environment, wild life education and medical research.

9) Michael Bloomberg

michael-bloomberg

Net Worth

$ 42.1 Billion

Age:

73

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Bloomberg LP, Self – Made

Industry:

Financial Services

Michael Bloomberg founded the data of financial firm in 1981 and established a lucrative career with an investment in bank with Salomon brothers and joined MBA in Harvard Business School in 1966. He added a subsidiary of media and news to the company in 1990 and talked of Bloomberg in revenues which were coming from terminal sales and Wall Street traders relied on the up to date market and financial information. New York City was left by the mayor and three terms were served in 2002. The company was taken to a new direction by him.

8) Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

Net Worth

$ 42.8 Billion

Age:

31

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Facebook, Self – Made

Industry:

Technology

Mark Zuckerberg was 19 year old in 2004 when was at Harvard University and launched The Facebook.com and this version of rudimentary is now a social website which has become the famous social media website. He dropped out of college to focus completely on his website and he has now about a billion users on daily basis. He attracts all the users towards it. He has now become among the richest man in the world after the success of Facebook. He has given a new turn to the social media usage and it has become now a famous social gathering place.

7) Larry Ellison

larry-ellison

Net Worth

$ 45.3 Billion

Age:

71

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Oracle, Self – Made

Industry:

Technology

Larry Ellison joined up with an electronics company in 1977 and started a firm of programming. They started a contract to build the database of relational management system. The project code of oracle was CIA. This project grew with the annual salary and it compensated a generous thanks to the stock awards. He is among the richest man in the world. He has the global real estate portfolio which features the whole resort island of Hawaiian and an airline was accompanied by the selling rumors. He played a role of chief officer. This fortune is expensive and he is also a lead sponsor of the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.

6) Charles Koch

Charles Koch

Net Worth

$ 46.8 Billion

Age:

80

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Koch Industries, Self – Made / Inheritance

Industry:

Diversified Investments

Charles Koch is the CEO and chairman of the multifaceted conglomerate Koch Industries which is also the second largest private company and his brother was the executive vice president of the company. He has sales of about $ 115 billion with its company and it makes the Dixie Cups and petrochemicals form the raw clothing materials. He is among the richest man in the world. The conservative politics were outspoken in the world and these Koch Brothers were having a combined net worth of about $ 94.2 billion. It leaves a heavy influence on the US presidential race.

5) David Koch

David Koch

Net Worth

$ 47.4 Billion

Age:

75

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Koch Industries, Self – Made / Inheritance

Industry:

Diversified Investments

David Koch and his brother were running the Koch Industries as the executive vice president and it is the second largest company which has net worth of $ 115 billion and it manufactures Dixie Cups and Fertilizer to biodiesel and asphalt. They are famous and conservative which maintains the influence of immense politics. It pledges the vast donor network and causes and campaigns of 2016. He is among the richest man in the world.  He has two brushes in common with the death and he opened up hospitals, cultural and educational institutes.

4) Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos

Net Worth

$ 56.6 Billion

Age:

51

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Amazon, Self – Made

Industry:

Tech

Jeff Bezos has a massive fortune which introduces the e – commerce in the world and they spend time on Amazon and Wall Street. He remained in the richest man in the world. They remained in the battle of Seattle home and worked as an online retailer of book. This company worked publicly for three years and found food from furniture and the sales increased to $ 89 billion. Negative attention of media was so much on this and it was launched with the cloud computing company. It conquered a retail market of trillion dollars. The company was owned in space with the Blue Origin. It was launched successfully in 2015 and the newspaper was bought in 2013.

3) Warren Buffet

Warren Buffet

Net Worth

$ 60.7 Billion

Age:

85

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Berkshire Hathaway, Self – Made

Industry:

Diversified Investments

Berkshire Hathaway was owned by Warren Buffett and this career of investment was started at a very young age and he delivered all the newspapers on his bike and he worked really hard to get this fame he has in today’s world. He is now among the richest man in the world. His profit rose with a very high speed and he took few years to build his own investment house. He made massive investments in the fortune and portfolio of the investment and companies was appeared random and his companies included American Express, Dairy Queen, General Motors and Fruit of the Loom.

2) Amancio Ortega

amancio-ortega

Net Worth

$ 66.8 Billion

Age:

79

Country:

Spain

Source of Wealth:

Inditex, Self – Made

Industry:

Retail

Amancio Ortega has the net worth of $ 66 billion which makes him the second richest man in the world. He turned a small town in a dress shop and became the largest empire of fashion on the planet. He owned Inditex and the stock rose from 34 % in the last year. He is very humble and eats his lunch with employees in the cafeteria of company. He is very famous in the fashion industry. He wears blue blazer and white shirt.

1) Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Net Worth

$ 87.4 Billion

Age:

60

Country:

US

Source of Wealth:

Microsoft, Self – Made

Industry:

Tech

Bill Gates is the cofounder of Microsoft and he has his partners as Paul Allen who is his childhood friend and this company has actually made him a billionaire. He worked as a CEO of the software company and then became the chairman and now he is the richest man in the world. He has net worth of $ 87.4 billion and is still active in Microsoft. He is very kind and generous. He aims to lift million of the people and works to plan in bringing up of the mobile banking. He has created a detector of blood test which is a form of cancer.

 

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