- It is no longer a news that Elon Musk is now the richest person in the world with a net worth of over $194 billion
- Elon Musk overtook former world number one richest man, Jeff Bezos a few days ago as announced by Bloomberg
Controversial American, founder of Facebook and owner of WhatsApp, Mark Zuckerberg is fifth on the list.
There is no single African on the list. While for Asia, only Zhong Shanshan of China and Mukesh Ambani of India made the list of the top 13 richest persons in the world.
Europeans are two on the list just like the Asians, and they are Bernard Arnault and F. Bettencourt Meyers, both from France. Arnault and Meyers are the fourth and 12th richest persons in the world respectively.
Americans are nine in numbers out of the 13 richest persons in the world.
The World’s richest people for 2021 as presented by Bloomberg below:
12.🇫🇷F. Bettencourt Meyers