TOP 10 Billionaires in the World in 2023
The list of the 10 wealthiest people in the world in 2023 has seen some significant changes from last year. Bernard Arnault, the chairman and CEO of LVMH, has surpassed Elon Musk to become the richest person in the world. Musk, the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has lost half of his wealth in the past year due to the stock market crash.
1Bernard Arnault & family - 211 billion USD
Bernard Arnault is a French businessman, founder and chairman of LVMH, the world’s largest luxury goods group. Arnault has amassed his fortune through the acquisition and merger of luxury goods companies, including Christian Dior, Louis Vuitton and Sephora.
2Elon Musk - 180 billion USD
Elon Musk is an American entrepreneur, founder, and CEO of Tesla, SpaceX, and Neuralink. Musk is a self-made billionaire who has amassed his fortune through the founding of successful technology companies.
3Jeff Bezos - 114 billion USD
Jeff Bezos is an American entrepreneur, founder, and former CEO of Amazon. Bezos was the richest person in the world for many years, but his wealth has declined significantly in the past year due to the stock market crash.
4Larry Ellison - 107 billion USD
Larry Ellison is an American businessman, founder and former CEO of Oracle. Ellison is a self-made billionaire who amassed his fortune through the founding of Oracle, a major software company.
5Warren Buffett - 106 billion USD
Warren Buffett is an American businessman, founder, and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. Buffett is a renowned investor who has amassed his fortune through investing in stocks and companies.
6Bill Gates - 104 billion USD
Bill Gates is an American businessman, co-founder of Microsoft. Gates was one of the richest people in the world for many years, but he has donated most of his wealth to his charitable foundation, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
7Michael Bloomberg - 94,5 billion USD
Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born February 14, 1942) is an American businessman, philanthropist, and politician. He is a former mayor of New York City, serving from 2002 to 2013. Bloomberg is the founder and chairman of Bloomberg L.P., a company that provides financial and news services.
8Carlos Slim Helú & family - 93 billion USD
Carlos Slim Helú is a Mexican businessman. He is the richest man in Mexico, according to Forbes. He is the chairman of the board of Grupo Carso, a diversified conglomerate that operates in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, finance, construction, food, and retail.
9Mukesh Ambani - 83,4 billion USD
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian businessman, the founder, chairman and managing director of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), a diversified conglomerate in India. He is the richest man in India, according to Forbes.
10Steve Ballmer - 80,7 billion USD
Steve Ballmer is an American businessman, former chairman and chief executive officer of Microsoft. He graduated from Harvard University with a bachelor’s degree in economics. After graduating from college, Ballmer joined Microsoft in 1980. He quickly rose through the ranks of the company and became CEO in 2000.