The year 2020 could have brought economic consequences around the world. But the world economy has slowly recovered since last year. This can be measured by the tremendous increase in some of the net worth of some of the world’s leading industrialists.
Gautam Adani was the Indian who added the most wealth since last year. The second richest Indian has a net worth of $ 67.6 billion, making him the fourteenth richest businessman in the world.
Here are the top 10 billionaires who have increased their net worth by $ 10 billion and more according to Business Insider.
Bernard arnault is the President and CEO of LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE, the world’s largest luxury goods company. On May 24, Bernard Arnault became the richest person in the world with an estimated net worth of $ 186.3 billion. His net worth was $ 300 million above Jeff Bezos, who at the time was worth $ 186 billion.
Net worth increase this year: $ 56.4 billion
Gautam adani is the president and founder of the Adani Group. According to the Bloomberg Index, Gautam Adani’s net worth is $ 67.6 billion, making him the second-richest Asian and the fourteenth-richest businessman in the world.
Net worth increase this year: $ 42.2 billion
Miriam Adelson is an Israeli-American physician and also the widow of Sheldon Adelson, former CEO and president of the Las Vegas Sands casino company, who died at age 87 in January 2021. After Sheldon Adelson’s death, Miriam inherited the older part of his fortune and his net worth. jumped to $ 38.2 billion. She became the richest Israeli, the fifth richest woman and the 36th richest person in the world.
Net worth increase this year: $ 34.1 billion
Larry page is one of the co-founders of Google along with Sergey Brin. In April 2021, Larry’s net worth was estimated at $ 104 billion.
Net worth increase this year: $ 25.1 billion
Sergey brin is one of the co-founders of Google along with Larry Page. Google’s co-founders have recently joined the $ 100 billion club.
Net worth increase this year: $ 24.2 billion
Warren buffett is the Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He has been rated as one of the most successful investors in the world. His net worth is over $ 100.6 billion as of April 2021, making him the seventh richest person in the world.
Net worth increase this year: $ 22.7 billion
Zhang Yiming founded ByteDance in 2012 and developed the Toutiao news aggregator and the TikTok video sharing platform. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, Zhang’s personal wealth is estimated at $ 44.5 billion.
Net worth increase this year: $ 19.5 billion
Mark Zuckerberg He is a co-founder, president, CEO and majority shareholder. Facebook, Inc. Zuckerberg started Facebook at Harvard in 2004 at the age of 19 for students to match names to photos of their classmates according to Forbes. He went public with Facebook in May 2012 and still owns about 15% of the shares.
Net worth increase this year: $ 18 billion
Amancio Ortega is the founder and former president of the Inditex fashion group, which is best known for its chain of clothing and accessories stores Zara.
Net worth increase this year: $ 15.1 billion
Françoise Bettencourt Meyers
Françoise Bettencourt Meyers has been rated the richest woman in the world with a net worth of $ 90.4 billion. She is the granddaughter of L’Oréal founder Eugene Schueller. Bettencourt Meyers and her family own about 33% of the shares in L’Oreal.
Net worth increase this year: $ 14 billion