Top 10 Wealthiest Men On The Planet

Do you know who are the most financially powerful people on the planet? Well, they are billionaires who contribute a lot to the success of the global economy. From retail to automobiles, politics, and e-commerce, these influential people are from different backgrounds and industries. From politics to entertainment, media, and scientific developments, billionaires play a significant role in different industries globally. 

They are entrepreneurs, business moguls, and investors who have created companies that employ thousands of employees worldwide and are behind the success of some of the well-known brands like Tesla, Google, Amazon, and Microsoft to name a few. 

In this blog, we have painted a list of the top 10 wealthiest men in the world. So, without further talks, let’s begin.

List of Top 10 World’s Richest Men

  • Bernard Arnault

The first spot on the list of the top 10 world’s wealthiest men goes to French business tycoon Bernard Arnault. Bernard is a successful and well-known entrepreneur, art collector, and investor well-known in the business world. He is also the founder, CEO, and chairman of one of the world’s largest luxury goods brands named LVMH which incorporates notable fashion and beauty brands like Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior, and Sephora to name a  few.

bernard arnault

Presently, the net worth of Bernard Arnault is around $213.7 B, making him the richest person worldwide. 

  • Elon Musk

The 51-year-old Elon Musk needs no introduction. From automobiles to space, and social media,  Elon Musk is dominating the business world. He is a prominent business mogul and investor responsible for the success of companies like SpaceX, Tesla, Twitter, OpenAI, and many more. 

elon musk

With an approximate net worth of around $178.3 B, Elon Musk stands at the 2nd position on the list of wealthiest people in the world.

  • Jeff Bezos

Who doesn’t know Jeff Bezos? He is a successful and influential personality in the business industry. Born in 1964, Jeff Bezos is a well-known American business personality, media tycoon, investor, and commercial astronaut.

Jeff Bezos

However, he is famous as the founder and executive chairman of one of the highly profitable and successful online marketplaces, Amazon. He is the third richest man in the world having a net worth of $126.3 B. 

  • Larry Ellison

The next famous name on the list is Larry Ellison. Born in 1944, Larry Ellison is an American entrepreneur and investor. He is the co-founder, chairman, CTO, and former CEO of Oracle Corporation. Headquartered in Austin, Oracle Corporation is an American multinational computer technology company. 

Larry Ellison

Presently, the net worth of  Larry Ellison is $111.9 B, making him the 4rth richest person on the planet. 

  •  Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett is one of the most famous personalities in the world. He is an American businessman, philanthropist, and one of the most successful investors worldwide. Currently, he is the CEO and chairman of Berkshire Hathaway which is a conglomerate organization that runs various brands like  GEICO, Duracell, and Dairy Queen. 

Warren Buffett

With an estimated net worth of $108.5 B, he is the 5th wealthiest person on the planet.

  • Bill Gates

Bill Gates is one of the most influential business personalities who is a source of motivation and inspiration to many people who want to make big in the business world. He is a well-known American entrepreneur, writer, investor, and philanthropist.

Bill Gates

He is also one of the founders of the well-known company Microsoft. Since his childhood, Bill Gates had a keen interest in computer programming. Therefore, he dropped out of Harvard to cofound one of the biggest software companies Microsoft with his high school friend.

The net worth of Bill Gates is $104.5 B.

  • Carlos Slim Helu

The next on the list is Carlos Slim Helu who is a successful Mexican business tycoon, investor, and philanthropist. He has invested in many industries ranging from education to health care, transportation, real estate, mass media, and many more.

Carlos Slim Helu

Currently, his net worth is $91.7 B.

  • Larry Page

Born in 1973, Larry Page is an American entrepreneur, computer professional, internet expert, and above all co-founder of Google. Being the co-founder of the multinational company Google plays an important role in contributing to Larry’s financial success.

Larry Page

Apart from Google, Larry is also the co-founder of a popular search ranking tool for Google, PageRank. The net worth of Larry Page is $85.8 B. 

  • Sergey Brin

Just like Larry Page, Sergey Brin is a renowned American businessman, computer specialist, and internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google. 

Sergey Brin

Sergey was just 6 years old when he moved from Russia to the United States with his family. He got his bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland, College Park. For further studies, he went to Stanford University where he met Larry Page and founded Google.

Currently, the net worth of Sergey Brin is $82.2 B

  • Mukesh Ambani

The only Indian billionaire entrepreneur who is on the list of the top 10 wealthiest men on the planet is Mukesh Ambani. From energy to sports, networks, medical, and media, there is a range of industries in which Mukesh Ambani has invested.

Mukesh Ambani

He is the chairman and managing director of one of the most valuable companies worldwide Reliance Industries Ltd. Currently, the net worth of Mukesh Ambani is $83.7 B

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