Who is Richest Man In The World? 2016 List of world’s wealthiest person is out and according to Forbes Bill Gates tops the list again. Top 10 Richest People List is below.
Top 10 Richest Man In The World 2016
1. Bill Gates – $79.2 B
Founder Of Microsoft Is still the richest man in the world. He is among most iconic figure of this century who has retired from day to day life of Microsoft and is engaged in full time philanthropy. An Inspiring figure for many generations to come.
2. Carlos Slim Helu – $77.1 B
Telecom King of Mexico who for couple of years reached at the top of the ladder. He controls America Movil which has owns 70% share of Mobile Market and 80% Share of Telecom market in Mexico. Apart from that company has millions of subscribers in other countries and not Slim is investing in Oil Production in Spain.
3. Warren Buffett – $72.7 B
World’s most profound Investor whose personal wealth stand at 72.7 Billion Dollar Now. He founder and Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, A Hedge Fund Company. Buffet who is 85 has pledged to donate 99% of his personal wealth in charity to Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
4. Amancio Ortega – $64.5 B
Self Made Spanish Billionaire who founded Retail Chain Zara. He grew up as a son of Railway Worker and started his own store. He expanded his business faster than any other chain in history. He likes investing in Real Estates and owns various properties in Key cities of the world like New York, London, Chicago, Miami, Madrid etc.
5. Larry Ellison – $54.3 B
A College Dropout Tech Genius who is Founder Oracle. Previously he developed databases for CIA. Ellison is self made Billionaire and is among Richest man in the world for quite some time now.
6. Charles Koch – $42.9 B
He is Chairman of a 100 Billion Dollar Company Koch Industries and owns majority of its shares with his brother David. He is one of the biggest Politically Influential leader of US and Koch Industries is second largest company in the country.
7. David Koch – $42.9 B
Brother of Charles Koch with whom he started Koch Industries. Company works in various sector but mostly in Core Manufacturing Industries.
8. Christy Walton – $41.7 B
Christy Walton is Richest Woman In The World with net worth of $41.7 Billion. She is wife of John Walton who died in plane crash in 2005 and who was son of Sam Walton, founder of Wal Mart.
9. Jim Walton – $40.6 B
Youngest son of Sam Walton which is richest family in the world. He owns 12.5% stake in the company making him 9th richest person in the world.
10. Liliane Bettencourt – $40.1 B
Richest Woman Of Europe, Second Richest Woman In The World. Bettencourt owns 33% Stock in L’Oreal which was founded by his father in 1907.
These are 10 Richest Man In The World. Wealthiest Person on planet includes 8 man and two woman. Liliane Bettencourt is oldest in this list whose age is 93.