The world’s wealthiest individuals have built their fortunes through shrewd investments and savvy business decisions, proving the old adage that “money makes money” to be true.
According to the latest Bloomberg Billionaires Index, these 20 individuals have amassed incredible wealth over the years, with their net worth skyrocketing to astronomical heights.
Topping the list is France’s Bernard Arnault, who has recently overtaken Elon Musk as the richest person in the world. In third place is Jeff Bezos, the former CEO of Amazon.
Rounding out the top 10 are a who’s who of business tycoons and innovators, including Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Larry Ellison, Steve Ballmer, Larry Page, Sergey Brin and Francoise Bettencourt Meyers.
These rankings are updated daily at the close of trading in New York, providing a snapshot of the world’s most prosperous individuals on any given day.
As the global economy continues to evolve and shift, it will be interesting to see who will emerge as the next big player in the race for wealth and success.
See the list of the top 20 richest people below;