New Year, 2020, is finally here. People have been striving in all aspects and different capacities worldwide to make at least a step. As reviewers, we ensure that you get advancement information at all levels in various fields. Let us see who managed to climb the ladder or retain a position in the rank of the top billionaires in the world. The following is top 10 richest people in the world 2020 review, scroll down. Meanwhile do not forget to read Richest Women in the World in 2020 and Richest Singers 2020 .
10. Alice Walton
Net $ 39.2 Billion
Alice is a 65 years old lady and a citizen of the United States. She is amongst the heirs of the renowned Wal-Mart fortue which was founded by her father, Sam, in 1962. Her latest advancements include the Crystal Bridges Art Museum which she built in Bentonville, her hometown, in 2011.
9. Jim Walton
Net $40.7 Billion
Jim, 67 years old US citizen, is a brother to Alice Walton. He is currently the ninth richest, a board member for Wal-Mart and CEO of Arvest Bank, a family founded bank with branches in Kansas, Arkansas, Missouri and Oklahoma.
8. David Koch
Net $ 41.2 Billion
David Koch is currently the Vice President of Koch Industries, the second biggest in the rank of private companies n US. The 74 years old and a resident of New York City have amassed his wealth from diversified businesses.
7. Charles Koch
Net $41.3 Billion
Charles is the eldest brother to the 8th placed David Koch. This 79 years old man is currently the CEO for Koch Industries. Besides, he is also serving at a capacity of the chairman for the same company.
6. Christy Walton & family
Net $41.5 Billion
The 60 years old lady is a sister-in-law to Alice Walton, the 10th place in this list. She is the wealthiest in the world in women category and in US. Though she has amassed her wealth from various businesses, the chief source of her wealth is Wal-Mart Company. She inherited most at her husband’s death in 2005.
5. Larry Ellison
Net $53.6 Billion
He is the founder and CEO, Oracle. The 70 years old is a US citizen however announced sometimes in September 2020 that he would step down as the CEO. He is the name in the arena of technology after constructing databases for CIA.
4. Amancio Ortega
Net $58 Billion
Amancio Ortega, 78 years old, is a married Spanish and a father of 3. He owns the largest percentage of Inditex shares, 60%, even though he ceased from Chairmanship. He is currently engaging in real estate investment around New York and London.
3. Carlos Slim Helu & family
Net $69.7 Billion
Carlos is a 74 years old Mexican who controls the biggest phone network services in Latin America. His company, America Movil, currently controls telecom operations in nearly 18 countries in the Americas. His wealth is also pinned to other companies he co-owns; Industrial company Grupo Carso and financial firm, Grupo Financiero Inbursa.
2. Warren Buffett
Net $72 Billion
He is the CEO, Berkshire Hathaway, United States. The 84 years old man is a resident of Omaha, NE and currently the 2nd richest in the globe. His company, Berkshire Hathaway is ranked fifth most valuable company in US.
Net $80.1 Billion
Bill Gates, the youngest in the list and the wealthiest. Bill Gates is a big name when it comes to business and no businessman in the whole world knows nothing about Bill Gates. Microsoft is a brainchild of this great man. He is using his wealth to support some world health initiatives and foundations. He is the co-founder, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation which gears the move to eliminate polio.
That is the current standings on the top 10 richest people in the world 2020 review. Any newcomer would need to pump in a lot. This is a real hot ranking. What do you think?