The world has its ups and downs, but there are always people who are as affected by our fickle economy. These inspirational men are real success stories. Most built their own wealth, while some grew the wealth that was passed down generations. All of them are hard working and intelligent men.
Take a look at the list of the top ten richest men in the world.
10. David Koch ($39.6 Billion)
With an education from MIT as a chemical engineer, David Koch is the VP of Koch Industries. Koch Industries is an oil and chemical refining business. He was born in 1940 and is currently worth $39.6 billion.
9. Charles Koch ($39.6 Billion)
The older brother of David Koch, Charles was born in 1935. As the CEO of Koch Industries, his net worth is $41.6 billion. Just like his brother, Charles studies at MIT and joined the family business upon completion.
8. Michael Bloomberg ($ 40.8 Billion)
Bloomberg is a leading name in the field of software basically dealing with data and media, Michael Bloomberg is the CEO of the prestigious company with it’s headquarter in New York NY. Michael’s age is 74 and his net worth in the year 2016 is $40.8 Million, Forbes has listed Bloomberg with 6th position in the list of World’s 400 Richest person for the year 2016. Bloomberg is blessed with two children and at present, he is in a relationship with self-made score of 8.
7. Larry Ellison ($43.6 Billion)
With a net worth of $43.6 billion, Larry Ellison was surprisingly a college dropout. He is the CEO of Oracle, a database management systems company. Ellison also holds shares in Astex Pharmaceuticals, Quark Biotechnology, and Netsuite.
6. Mark Zuckerberg ($44.6 Billion)
Everyone may not know Mark Zuckerberg but 70% of the world’s population consumes 3-4 hours average daily on the most famous social networking site Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg is the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Facebook. Mark is one of the youngest Richie rich in the list with a fortune of worth $44.6 Billion at just 32 years age, the educational qualification of Mark carries a tag of dropout from the Harvard University, Mark has citizenship of United States and he lives in Palo Alto, CA.