Who Is The Richest Person In the World

Who is the richest person in the world? In this article, we’ll go into the world’s top billionaires in more detail.

According to Forbes Magazine, the number of billionaires rose to 2,755 billionaires globally and added 400 names in 2021 alone.

1. Elon Musk

Elon Musk is considered the wealthiest person on the planet as of 2022. He dove headfirst in a handful of risky investments that promised massive profits

2. Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault is known as the richest man in Europe. He was a young investor who saw France’s crumbling textile industry as a once-in-a-lifetime business opportunity.

3. Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos occupied the top spot being the wealthiest person for some time. But this year, the Amazon mogul clutches on to third place with a $184.8B net worth, which is a 9 billion dollar difference from last year.

4. Bill Gates

Bill Gates officially stepped down as Microsoft’s CEO in 2000, then left his board member positions at Microsoft and Berkshire Hathaway in 2020.

5. Larry Page

Larry Page is the co-inventor of the Google search engine, and he is fifth on the list with a $116B net worth.

6. Larry Ellison Larry Ellison is the co-founder of Oracle Corporation, the second-largest computer software company globally. He ranks as the sixth wealthiest person in the world with $114.6B.