10 Richest Persons in the World
Here is the list of the top 10 World’s richest people as of today (April 2022) as per the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
- #1) Elon Musk ($265B)
- #2) Jeff Bezos ($183B)
- #3) Bernard Arnault ($143B)
- #4) Bill Gates ($131B)
- #5) Warren Buffett ($125B)
- #6) Larry Page ($122B)
- #7) Sergey Brin ($117B)
- #8) Gautam Adani ($109B)
- #9) Steve Ballmer ($105B)
- #10) Larry Ellison ($103B)
#1. Elon Musk
As per the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Elon Musk is now the Top richest person in the world. Elon Musk is known as a technology entrepreneur and is the chief executive officer (CEO) and co-founder of Tesla. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $153 billion.
#2. Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos stands in the top 2nd richest person in the world next to Elon Musk, Jeffrey Preston Bezos is an American entrepreneur, media proprietor, investor, computer engineer, and commercial astronaut. He is the founder and executive chairman of Amazon, where he previously served as the president and CEO. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $183 billion.
#3. Bernard Arnault
Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault stands as top 3rd richest person in the world as he is well known as a French business magnate, investor, and art collector. He is the chairman and chief executive of LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE, the world's largest luxury goods company. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $143 billion.
#4. Bill Gates
William Henry Gates III stands as top 4th richest person in the world as he is well known as an American business magnate, software developer, investor, author, and philanthropist. He is a co-founder of Microsoft, along with his late childhood friend Paul Allen. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $131 billion.
#5. Warren Buffett
Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is currently the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is one of the most successful investors in the world and has a net worth of over $125 billion as of April 2022, making him the world's fifth-wealthiest person.
#6. Larry Page
Lawrence Edward Page is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of the co-founders of Google, along with Sergey Brin. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $122 billion.
#7. Sergey Brin
Sergey Mikhailovich Brin is an American business magnate, computer scientist, and Internet entrepreneur. Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google. Brin was the president of Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., until stepping down from the role on December 3, 2019, making him the world's seventh-wealthiest person with a net worth of around $117 billion.
#8. Gautam Adani
Gautam Shantilal Adani is an Indian billionaire industrialist and philanthropist. He is the chairman and founder of the Adani Group, an Ahmedabad-based multinational conglomerate involved in port development and operations in India. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $109 billion.
#9. Steve Ballmer
Steven Anthony Ballmer is an American business magnate and investor who served as the chief executive officer of Microsoft from 2000 to 2014. He is the current owner of the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association. making him the world's seventh-wealthiest person with a net worth of around $105 billion.
#10. Larry Ellison
Lawrence Joseph Ellison is an American business magnate and investor who is the co-founder, executive chairman, chief technology officer, and former chief executive officer of Oracle Corporation. According to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, his value stands around $103 billion.