As a tradition, Forbes has announced 2017’s richest people in the World. According the list, 2017 is a year for records.. The number of dollar billionaires on the world increased by 13 percent from 1810 to 2043, which is a new record number of billionaries ever in Forbes history. There were 195 new billionaries in the list, 76 of them from China and 25 of them from the United States.
The total worth of the billionaries has reached to another record level, $7.67 trillion and this shows 18% increase.
Top three billionaries ara Gates, Buffet and Bezos!
Bill Gates has tightened his place in the top of the list for the first time in a row, by adding $11 billion to his fortune and reached a total wealth of $86 billion.
Warren Buffet, has added approximately $15 billion to his fortune and has reached to $75.6 billion total worth and took back his second place after a year.
Amazon’s boss Jeff Bezos, the fifth of last year, was the person who made the most Money in the World last year. His added $27billion to his fortune and reached totally to $72.8 billion worth and took the third place.
The creator of Spanish clothing chain Zara, Amancio Ortega, fell to the fourth rank even he has added up $4.3 billion to his fortune last year.
Mark Zuckerberg is in top 5 for the first time!
Mark Zuckerberg, the creator and the founder of the biggest social media company, Facebook, has fifth place for the first time. He made $11.4 billion last year and his total wealth has reached $56 billion.
Carlos Slim Helu, one of the former richest person in the World, and Mexican Telekom giant, has took the sixth place with total worth of $54.5 billion.
Alexandra Andresen, the youngest billionaire of the World in year 2017
Alexandra Andresen from Norway, shares her place in the World’s billionaires list even she is 21 years old with her sister Katharina Andresen, 22. Their fortune is $1.2 billion for each. Their fortune comes from their father, Johan Andresen. He has transferred 42% of family-owned investment company Ferd to each of them.
Evan Spiegel,27, the creator of Snapchat is another young billionaire in the list, with total wealth of $4 billion.
Elon Musk has the 80th rank in the list!
Elon Musk, one of the most famous and extraordinary entrepreneurs in the World, is also get a place in the billionaries club. His total fortune is $13.9 billion.
Gina Rinehart is 69th!
Gina Rinehart, the richest person in Australia, is one of the most richest 100 person in the World. She is in 69th place with total worth of $15 billion USD.
Georg Schaeffler is the richest man in Germany
According to the list with $20.7 billion USD total worth, Georg Schaeffler is the richest man in Germany. The Schaeffler Group is the World’s one of the biggest machine component producer.
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