World top 10 richest persons 2019

World top 10 richest persons 2019 

There’s been a huge fluctuation in the net worth of these billionaires in the past year. But, you can find out more about that below!
The stats given here in regards to net worth have come from Forbes directly. These are the top 10 richest people in the world in 2019
Most people have a pretty good idea, even if they’re not an entrepreneur, or interested in the subject at all for that matter.
As you’re reading this, you probably already have names popping into your head as to who will appear on the list of the richest.
Let’s find out in this article, where we list the top 10 richest people in the world as of 2019. These are the game-changers, and the people who have helped transform and re-shape the world.

World Top 10 Richest

 Larry Page $50.8 B

~ Larry Page site at the helm of Alphabet, the parent company of Google, healthcare division Calico,  Smart home appliance division Nest and more
~ He cofounded Google in 1998 with fellow Stanford Ph.D student Sergey Brin.
~ With Brin, Page invented Google's Page Rank algorithm, which powers the search engine
~ Page was Google's first CEO until 2001. After serving as President of products, he took the CEO job again in 2011


World Top 9 Richest 

 Michael Bloomberg $ 55.5 B

~ Michael Bloomberg cofounded financial information and media company Bloomberg LP in 1981.
~ He put in the Seed funding for the company adn now owns 88% of the business, which has revenues north of 9$ billion
~Bloomberg got his start on Wall street in 1966 with an entry level job at investment bank Salomon Brothers. He was fired 15 year later.
~ An active Philanthropist, he has donated more than $ 5 million to defeat Donald Trump in 2020
~ He Plans to spend at least $500 million to defeat Donald Trump in 2020


World Top 8 Richest 

Mark Zuckerberg $ 62.3 B

~ After facing another of criticism for fake news and abuse n Facebook,CEO Mark Zuckerberg Said his priority in 2019 is tackling social issues.
~ In April 2018, he testified before Congress after it was revealed that Facebook Shared users Data with Political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica.
~ Zuckerberg started Facebook at Harvard in 2004 at the age of 19 for students to match names with faces in class
~ He took Facebook public in may 2012 abd still owns about 15% of the stock 


World Top 7 Richest 

Larry Ellison $62.5B

~ Larry Ellison confound software firm Oracle in 1977 to tap into the growing need for customer relationship management databases.
~ He gave up the oracle CEO role in 2014 but still serves as chairman of the board and chief technology officer.
~ As part of Oracle's Push into cloud computing, it acquired cloud-software firm Netsuite for $9.3 billion in 2016
~ In May 2016, Ellison pledged $200 million to the University of southern California For a Cancer treatment Center 


World Top 6 Richest 

Amancio Ortega  $62.7 B

~ Amancio Ortega is one of the richest men in Europe and the welthiest retailer in the world
~ A pioneer in fast Fashion, he cofounded inditex, known for its ZARA FASHION chain, with his ex-wife Rosalia Mera (d. 2013) in 1975
~ Ortega typically earn more than $400 million in dividends a year
~ He has invested his divideds primarily into real estate in madrid, Bercelona, London, Chicago, Miami and Newyork


World Top 5 Richest 

Carlos Slim Helu & Family $64 B

- Mexoco's richest man, Carlos Slim Helu and his family control America Movil, Latin America biggest Mobile telecom firm 
- with foreign telecone partners, Slim bought a stake in Telmax, Mexico's only phone company, in 1990 Telmex is now part of America Movil
- He also owns stakes in Mexican construction, consumer goods, mining and real estate companies and 17% of The New york Times


World Top 4 Richest 

Bernard Arnault & Family $76 B

~ One of the World's ultimate taste-makers, Bernard Arnault overseen an empire of 70 brands including Louis Vuitton and Sephora.
~ His luxury goods group, LVMH, Posted record sales and profits in 2018, thanks in part to increased spending by chinese customers.
~ The arts patron is the visionary behind the $135 million Frank Gehry-designed Foundation Louis Vuotton museum near Paris, opened in 2014
~ His daughter Delphine is executive vice President of Louis vuitton, and a Member of LVMH' executive committee.
~ His father made a small fortune in construction; Arnault put up $15 million from that business to buy Charistian Dior in 1985


World Top 3 Richest 

Warren Buffett $82.5 

~ Known as the "Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett is one of the most successful investor of all time
~ Buffett runs Berkshire Hathaway, which owns more than 60 companies, including insures Geico, battery maker Duracell and restaurant chain Dairy Queen
~ The son of a U. S. congressman, he first bought stocke at age 11 and first filed taxes at age 13.
~ He's promised to give away over 99% of his forture. in 2018 he donated $3.4 billion, much of it to the foundation of friends Bill and Melinda Gate

World Top 2 Richest 

Bill Gates $ 96.5 B

~ With his wife Melinda, Bill Gates chairs the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world larget privete charitable Foundation
~ The foundation works to save lives and improve global health, and is working with Rotary International to eliminate Polio.
~ Gates has sold or given away much of his stake in Microsoft he owns just over 1% of shares and invested in a mix of stocks and other assets
~ He remains a board member of Microsoft, the Software firm he founded with Paul Allen in 1975.

World Top 1 Richest 

Jeff Bezos $ 131 B
~ Jeff Bezos founnded e-commerece colossus Amazon in 1994 out of his garage in seattle, He remains CEO and owns a 16% Stake
~ He and his wife, Mackenzie, who are divorcing after 25 years of marriage, announced in April that he will transfer 4% of Amazon to her
When the divorce goes through, likely in july, MacKenzie will get tens of billions worth of Amazon stock, making her one of the world's richest woman
~ In 2018, Amazon pulled in $230 billion in revenues and a record $10 billion in net profit, up from $3 billion the prior year.
~ In February, Amazon announced it was canceling plans For a second headquarters in Long Island City, New York after local lawmakers opposed the plan.
~ Bezos owns The Washington Post and Blue Origin, an aerospace company that is developing a rocket for commercial use.

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