The World’s Top 10 Billionaires – Ten of the world’s richest men have more wealth than 4 billion people in the world

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos recently reached a net worth of $112 billion, making him the richest person in the world surpassing Bill Gates who has dominated the first spot for over a long period of time.

According to Forbes, the top 10 richest people are as follows:

#10 Larry Ellison $58.5 B 74 software United States
#8 David Koch $60 B 78 Koch Industries United States
#8 Charles Koch $60 B 82 Koch Industries United States
#7 Carlos Slim Helu $67.1 B 78 telecom Mexico
#6 Amancio Ortega $70 B 82 Zara Spain
#5 Mark Zuckerberg $71 B 34 Facebook United States
#4 Bernard Arnault $72 B 69 LVMH France
#3 Warren Buffett $84 B 88 Berkshire Hathaway United States
#2 Bill Gates $90 B 62 Microsoft United States
#1 Jeff Bezos $112 B 54 Amazon United States

According to Oxfam research, the top 1% has more wealth than the rest of the world’s population.