TOP 10 RICHEST PEOPLE IN 2017

     - The most rich people  are fighting to climb the chart of top 10 richest and whealthiest individuals or families in the world. with imaginary numbers in there net worth.

Here are the 10 that rocked the chart for quiet some time:



10 - Michael Bloomberg


 - Michael is an american businessman, author, politician, and philanthropist. with an estimated net worth reached  53.4 billion USD. this billionaire is 75 years old and still in buisness, this is hard work and dedication.
    Bloomberg is the founder, CEO, and owner of Bloomberg L.P., a global financial services, mass media, and software company that bears his name, and is notable for its Bloomberg Terminal, a computer software system providing financial data widely used in the global financial services industry.





9 - David Koch



  - David is an american buisnessman, philanthropist, political activist, and chemical engineer. He's net worth reachded $48.3 billion.
He joined the family business Koch Industries, a conglomerate that is the second-largest privately held company in the United States, in 1970. He became president of the subsidiary Koch Engineering in 1979, and became a co-owner of Koch Industries, with older brother Charles, in 1983. He is now an executive vice president.





8 - Charles Koch


 - Charles is an American businessman, political donor and philanthropist. In 2017 Forbes ranked him 8th in The World’s Billionaires list with an estimated net worth of $48.3 billion. Charles & David are brothers almost sharing the same rank.
He is co-owner, chairman of the board, and CEO of Koch Industries since 1967, while his brother David Koch serves as Executive Vice President. Charles and David each own 42% of the conglomerate. The brothers inherited the business from their father, Fred C. Koch, then expanded the business.




7 - Larry Ellison



is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who is co-founder, executive chairman and chief technology officer of Oracle Corporation. with a net worth estimated as $52.2 billion.While working at Ampex in the early 1970s, he became influenced by Edgar F. Codd's research on relational database design, which led in 1977 to the formation of what became Oracle. Oracle became a successful database vendor to mid- and low-range systems, competing with Sybase and Microsoft SQL Server, which led to Ellison being listed by Forbes as one of the richest men in the world.



6 - Carlos Slim



 - Carlos is a Mexican business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. with $54.5 billion as a net worth.
He derived his fortune from his extensive holdings in a considerable number of Mexican companies through his conglomerateGrupo Carso.
After graduating from college in 1961, Slim began his career as a stock trader in Mexico, often working 14-hour days. profits from Slim's private investments reached US$400,000allowing him to start the stock brokerage Inversora Bursátil. he also began laying the financial groundwork for Grupo Carso. In 1965 he also bought Jarritos del Sur. In 1966, worth US$40 million, he founded Inmobiliaria Carso.



5 - Mark Zuckerberg


  - Mark is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He is known for the whole world as co-founder of Facebook, and currently operates as its chairman and chief executive officer. His net worth is estimated to be $56.0 billion. 
Zuckerberg launched Facebook from his Harvard University dormitory room on February 4, 2004. He was assisted by his college roommates and fellow Harvard students Eduardo SaverinAndrew McCollumDustin Moskovitz, and Chris HughesTime magazine has named Zuckerberg among the 100 wealthiest and most influential people in the world as a part of its Person of the Year award. 





4 - Amancio Ortega


  - Amancio is a Spanish businessman. He is the founder and former chairman of Inditex fashion group, best known for its chain of Zara clothing and accessories retail shops. with a net worth estimated to be $71.3 billion.
Amancio is the wealthiest retailer in the world. In 1975, he opened his first Zara store with his wife Rosalía Mera. Today, Zara is part of the Inditex group (Industrias de Diseño Textil Sociedad Anónima), of which Ortega owns 59.29%, and aside from over 6,000 stores includes the brands Zara, Massimo Dutti, Oysho, Zara Home, Kiddy's Class, Tempe, Stradivarius, Pull and Bear, Bershka and has more than 92,000 employees.



3 - Jeff Bezos

  - Jeff is an American technology and retail entrepreneurinvestor, computer scientist, and philanthropistbest known as the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Amazon.com, the world's largest online shopping retailer. he's net worth estimated to be $72.8 billion.
The company began as an Internet merchant of books and expanded to a wide variety of products and services, most recently video streaming and audio streaming. Amazon.com is currently the world's largest Internet sales company on the World Wide Web.



2 - Warren Buffett

 - Warren is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. Buffett serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered by some to be one of the most successful investors in the world, with $75.6 billion as a net worth. 
Buffett worked from 1951 to 1954 at Buffett-Falk & Co. as an investment salesman; from 1954 to 1956 at Graham-Newman Corp. as a securities analyst; from 1956 to 1969 at Buffett Partnership, Ltd. as a general partner and from 1970, as Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.




Here we reached the top of them all for now. he is well known to the whole world. 

1 - Bill Gates

 - Bill is an American business magnateinvestorauthorphilanthropist, and co-founder of the Microsoft Corporation along with Paul Allen. He's imaginary net worth  estimated to be $86.0 billion.
In 1975, Gates and Allen launched Microsoft, which became the world's largest PC software company. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairmanCEO and chief software architect, while also being the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. Gates stepped down as chief executive officer of Microsoft in January 2000, but he remained as chairman and created the position of chief software architect for himself. In June 2006, Gates announced that he would be transitioning from full-time work at Microsoft to part-time work and full-time work at the Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationHe gradually transferred his duties to Ray Ozzie and Craig Mundie He stepped down as chairman of Microsoft in February 2014 and assumed a new post as technology adviser to support the newly appointed CEO Satya Nadella.



Now we reached the end of it. as you may see there are some enormous digits in there net worth. 
these people are not holding their money in their houses, they are helping and giving to those in need. they are also considered to be a motivation for the rest of the world.

19 comments:

  1. These are some extremely wealthy people I'd love to see giving back to the world more.

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    1. They do give back tones of money!

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  2. Mark Zuckerburg is my idol he is so intellegent at his young age . Thanks for this article

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    1. Subscribe for more about Mark. He is such an inspiration for all of us

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  3. Mark Zuckerburg is my idol

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  4. Thank you for this article!

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  5. Good to share such infos.. keep going

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  6. This people motivates me a lot. Well compiled

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  7. Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg are the most influential people I know. I am not really fan with the others. Well complied

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    1. The others are not very popular as Mark or Bill.

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  8. Wow ! Its interesting in reading the rich people.

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  9. Where is my name in the list?

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