It’s another Monday, the beginning of a business week. This week we bring you a very interesting topic on the richest man on Earth.
For some years now, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has been on the no.1 spot of the world’s richest men until few years back, Jeff Bezos overtook the spot with a net worth of over 100 billion dollars.
As at 24 Feb 2020, Jeff Bezos net worth stands at $127.7 Billion.
The richest man on Earth according to Forbes founded Amazon, an e – commerce business in 1994. The business began in his garage back then in Seattle. He is currently the CEO of Amazon with nearly 12% of the companies shares.
As at 2018, Amazon had $230 billion in revenues with a record of $10 billion in net profit, up from a net profit of $3 billion in 2017.
Jeff Bezos also owns the Washington Post and Blue Origin with an aerospace company that is developing a rocket for commercial use.
He is at 56 years of age, currently divorced and a father to 4 legal children from his divorced wife.
His educational degree is a Bachelor of Arts/Science from Princeton university.
His famous quote is “I didn’t think I’d regret trying and failing. And I suspected I would always be haunted by a decision to not try at all”.
Jeff Bezos is the man of the moment as the current world economy has dropped down so many billionaires and also seen new billionaires into the billionaire society.
The likes of Colin Huang the Founder of Pinduoduo and Kylie Jenner who is the world’s youngest billionaire at the age of 21.
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