There are countless people everywhere who are known for their richness and wealth. These people tend to be popular in their particular locations. However, the scenario or degree of being wealthy or rich becomes extra different when a person is included in the top 10 circle. How much more when the person is not only the wealthiest in his place but all over the world? The excitement starts to billow as the list of the top 10 wealthiest people starts to roll.
10. Jim Walton
This guy is actually the youngest son of Sam Walton who is known as the founder of the famous Wal-Mart. As of today, Jim is in the tenth spot for its 32 billion dollars’ worth of assets.
9. Christy Walton
The surname may sound familiar. Yes, you are right! Christy is a widow of one of Sam Walton’s sons. And since she is the widow of John Walton, Christy was left with a whopping 33.5 billion dollars’ worth of assets.
8. Larry Ellison
Have you ever heard of Oracle? If you have then it is more likely that you already knew the person behind this magnificent company. For those who do not know him yet, the man is no other than Larry Ellison. Today, Larry has a total of 40.9 billion-dollar net worth.
7. Charles Koch
Koch Industries is one of the leading industries in the world today. One of the industry’s co-owners is Charles who has set the record for being the seventh wealthiest person in the world with his total asset worth $43.6 billion dollars.
6. David Koch
Again, here is another Koch in the top ten circle of the wealthiest person in the world. Since he is one of the co-owners of the successful Koch Industries, this made him as the number six richest man in the whole wide world with a staggering money and asset worth 43.6 million which equaled to Charles Koch’s.
5. Ingvar Kamprad
Our list of billionaires mostly consists of self-made and successful businessmen and Ingvar Kamprad is one of them. He is the man behind the success of IKEA and holds the fifth spot with his 45.3 billion dollars’ worth of money and assets.
4. Warren Buffet
Warren is one of the Americans who have successfully made it to the top ten circles of the world’s wealthiest people. He works and accumulates wealth as an entrepreneur and has placed fourth with his handsome 51.7 billion dollars.
3. Amancio Ortega
Amancio is a Spanish businessman and is renowned for his self-made wealth. His story is amazing and has inspired many self-made people and entrepreneurs to strive more until he finally get what he wants. Amancio placed third with his 59.1 billion dollars.
2. Bill Gates
Bill Gates is a celebrity in his own right because he was the former number one on the list of world’s wealthiest persons a few days ago. Today, he has fallen down to the second spot with his 64 billion dollars net worth.
1. Carlos Slim Helu
Carlos currently has78.2 billion dollars so he remains strong to be in the top spot. Just recently, Carlos of Mexico placed second but has regained the top spot immediately.