Most people have a reasonably good idea, even though they’re not an entrepreneur, or interested in the topic at all for that matter.
As you’re reading this, you most likely have already got names popping into your head on who will appear on the list of the richest.
Let’s find out during this article, where we list the top 10 richest people in the world as of 2020. These are the game-changers, and also the people that have helped transform and re-shape the planet.
There’s been an enormous fluctuation within the net worth of those billionaires in the past year. But, you'll find out more that below!
The stats given here with regard to net worth have come from Forbes directly. These are the top 10 richest people in the world as of right now. (2020)
10 Sergey Brin
Net Worth: $59.6 Billion
Sergey Brin and Larry Page co-founded Google back in 1998, in just a small simple garage. The duo has taken Google to the top, putting Sergey Brin a few places behind Page in this list of the richest people worldwide.
As of 2020, Brin’s net worth is roughly $59.6 billion.
9 Larry Page
Net Worth: $61.9 Billion
Larry Page is the co-founder of Google, which was founded back in a garage in 1998.
Google, no doubt, has become the most successful search engine in the world, and the company has gone on to make various acquisitions such as YouTube. Google’s success has made Larry Page one of the richest people in the world.
8 Carlos Slim Helu
Net Worth: $64.4 Billion
Carlos Slim Helu is a Mexican businessman and investor; owner of the conglomerate ‘Grupo Carso’. The conglomerate’s portfolio consists of brands in many different industries, such as health care, media, energy, real estate and retail.
Carlos is 8th on this list of the richest people in the world, with a net worth of $64.4 billion. Despite recovering from the fall in his net worth last year, he’s still fallen yet another place on this list of the richest people in the world.
7 Larry Ellison
Net Worth: $66.6 Billion
Larry Ellison is the co-founder of the Oracle Corporation, and he was also the company’s CEO until September 2014.
Over the years, Oracle has become an incredibly successful tech company, now being 39 years old and employing over 136,000 people.
Larry Ellison is 7th on this list of the richest people in the world, with a net worth of $66.6 billion.
6 Mark Zuckerberg
Net Worth: $77.7 Billion
We all know Mark Zuckerberg as the founder of Facebook. Facebook has become the most popular and most valuable social media company in the world. And it all started in Mark’s dorm room at Harvard University.
Mark Zuckerberg has recently dropped off from the 3rd spot, after losing a lot of his net worth due to the Cambridge data scandal and various other issues causing the Facebook stock prices to fall.
Mark Zuckerberg is now the 6th richest man in the world, with an estimated net worth of $77.7 billion.