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Forbes Billionaires 2018: Meet The Top 30 Richest People On The Planet

There are around 2,000 billionaires in the world and Forbes has listed this year’s world’s top billionaires. Check out the list:

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos is the CEO and founder of Amazon.com and is the first person to top this year’s Forbes list. He has a net worth of $127.8 B.

Bill Gates

Bill Gates is the co-founder of Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest private charitable foundation and is the 2nd richest person in this year’s Forbes List. He has a net worth of $91.2 B.

Warren Buffett

Warren Buffett is the CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and is the 3rd richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has a net worth of $87.7 B.

Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault is the Chairman and CEO of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton and is the 4th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $75.2 B.

Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg is the Cofounder, Chairman, and CEO of Facebook and is the 5th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $74 B.

Amancio Ortega

Amancio Ortega is the founder and former chairman of Inditex fashion group, known for its Zara fashion clothing and is the 6th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $70 B.

Carlos Slim Helu

Carlos Slim Helu is the honorary Chairman of  America Movil, which is the biggest Latin Americ’s mobile telecom firm and is the 7th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $67.1 B.

Charles Koch

Charles Koch is the chairman and CEO of Koch Industries and is the 8th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $60 B.

David Koch

David Koch is the Executive Vice President of Koch Industries and is the 8th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $60 B.

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison is the CTO and Founder of a software firm, Oracle and is the 10th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. he has the net worth of $58.5 B.

Michael Bloomberg

Michael Bloomberg is the CEO of Bloomberg, financial information, and media company and is the 11th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $50 B.

Larry Page

Larry Page is the CEO of Alphabet, the parent company of Google and is the 12th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $48.8 B.

Sergey Brin

Sergey Brin is the President of Google and is the 13th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $47.5 B.

Jim Walton

Jim Walton is the Chairmen and CEO of Arvest Bank Group, Inc. and is the 14th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $46.4 B.

S. Robson Walton

S. Robson Walton is the Director of Wal-Mart Stores and is the 15th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $46.2 B.

Alice Walton

Alice Walton is the Chairman of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and is the 16th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. She has the net worth of $46 B.

Ma Huateng

Ma Huateng is the Chairman and CEO of Tencent Holdings and is the 17th richest person in this year’s list. He has the net worth of $45.3 B.

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers

Francoise Bettencourt Meyers is the Chairwoman of the L’Oreal and is the 18th richest woman in this year’s list. She has the net worth of $42.2 B.

Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Ambani is the chairman and MD of Reliance Industries Limited and is the 19th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has a net worth of $40.1 B.

Jack Ma

Jack Ma is the Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group and is the 20th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $39 B.

Sheldon Adelson

Sheldon Adelson is the Chairman and CEO of Las Vegas Sands and is the 21st richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $38.5 B.

Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer is the former CEO of Microsoft and Owner of the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers and is the 22nd richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $38.4 B.

Li Ka-Shing

Li Ka-Shing is the chairman of CK Asset Holdings and CK Hutchison Holdings and is the 23rd richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $34.9 B.

Hui Ka Yan

Hui Ka Yan is the Chairman of China Evergrande Group and is the 24th richest person in this year’s Forbes list. He has the net worth of $30.3 B.

Lee Shau Kee

Lee Shau Kee is the owner of Henderson Land Development and is the 24th richest person in this year’s Forbes list with the net worth of $30.3 B.

Wang Jianlin

Wang Jianlin is the Chairman of Dalian Wanda Group and is the 26th richest person in this year’s list with the net worth of $30 B.

Beate Heister & Karl Albrecht Jr.

Beate Heister and Karl Albrecht Jr. are the German entrepreneurs who built Aldi supermarket chain and are on the 27th rank in this year’s Forbes list with the net worth of $29.8 B.

Phil Knight

Phil Knight is the Chairman of Nike and is on the 28th rank in the list with the net worth of $29.6 B.

Jorge Paulo Lemann

Jorge Paulo Lemann is the Brazilian investor and is on the 29th rank in the list with the net worth of $27.4 B.

Francois Pinault

Francois Pinault is the majority shareholder and honorary chairman of the retail conglomerate Kering, and art collector and is the 30th richest person in this year’s Forbes list with the net worth of $27 B.





Pooja Singh

Her belief lies in the power of elegant intentionality in this world filled with lurid colors.

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