For many years Jeff Bezos was the richest man in the world but now Elon Musk has won the title of the richest people in the world 2021 with a total net worth of $195 billion.
Here is the list of top 10 Richest people in the world 2021:
1. Elon Musk (United States): $195bn
Elon Musk is the founder & CEO of SpaceX and CEO of Tesla. He was positioned 25th in the Forbes list of the world’s most powerful people and joint-first in the Forbes list of the most innovative leaders of 2019.
2. Jeff Bezos (United States): $185
He is the founder & CEO of Amazon and the first individual in history to have a total asset surpassing $200 billion. He is also the founder of Blue Origin. He holds a degree in electrical engineering and computer science. Amazon first started with an online bookstore then after expanding to eCommerce.
3. Bill Gates (United States): $134
He is the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation. He is a dropout student from Harvard University. Gates has three children and his wife’s name is Melinda Gates.
In 2009, Gates and Warren Buffett established The Giving Pledge, in which they and different tycoons swore to give at least half of their wealth to philanthropy.
4. Bernard Arnault & family (France): $116
He is the chairman and chief executive of LVMH. He is a businessman and art collector. In December 2019, Arnault became the richest person in the world by leaving behind Jeff Bezos.
5. Mark Zuckerberg (United States): $102.8
He is the Founder and CEO of Facebook, Inc. Facebook was first launched to select college campuses but later it became one of the social networking sites. He is also a dropout student from Harvard University. Mark Zuckerberg marries Priscilla Chan and has two children.
6. Zhong Shanshan (China): $93.1
He is the founder of Nongfu Spring and owner of Wantai. Nongfu Spring is the largest beverage company in China.
7. Warren Buffett (United States): $88.2
He is the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and He is considered the world’s most successful investor. Buffett appeared in several films and TV programs as cameos like Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps, The Office (U.S.), All My Children and Entourage. He has pledged to give away 99% of his fortune to charity.
8. Larry Page (United States): $83.6
He is a computer scientist and co-founders of Google along with Sergey Brin. He is also the Co-founder of Alphabet Inc. and Co-creator of PageRank. PageRank is a search ranking algorithm for Google.
9. Sergey Brin (United States): $81.0
He is a computer scientist and he co-founded Google with Larry Page. He is also the Co-founder of Alphabet Inc. and Co-creator of PageRank. Sergey Brin met Larry Page at Stanford University and both of them start-up Google in Susan Wojcicki’s (YouTube CEO) garage in Menlo Park.
10. Larry Ellison (United States): $80.0
He is a Co-Founder, Executive Chairman and CTO of Oracle Corporation.
Mukesh Ambani who is an Indian businessman is 14th places in the world richest list with a net worth of $74.3 billion. He is the Chairman & managing director of Reliance Industries Ltd.
I hope that now you have to know the top ten Richest People in the world today.