November 25, 2020 | Investopaper
Elon Musk , a visionary CEO of Tesla and SpaceX, has now become the second richest person of the world. With the rally in the stock price of Tesla, Musk’s networth has surged to $136 billion. Bill Gates trails behind in number three among the richest person with the networth of Rs 129 billion.
Tesla’s market capitalization has surpassed $500 billion. Musk alone has witnessed $100 billion surge in his networth this year due to the rally in Tesla stock. Musk’s net worth is not solely dependent on a large stake in Tesla. He also has investment in space exploration group SpaceX and infrastructure and construction firm The Boring Company.
Bill Gates would have a much higher net worth had he not donated huge amount to charity over the years. Gates has given more than $27 billion to his foundation since 2006.
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Top 10 Richest Person Of the World
Elon Musk in now behind Jeff Bezos in terms of total networth. As of November 25, 2020 Jeff Bezos has a networth of $183 billion. Bill Gates and Mark Zukerberg have $129 billion and $105 billion respectively and occupy number three and fourth spot.
The savvy investor Warren Buffet is the world’s sixth richest person with the net-worth of Rs 88.4 billion.
The top ten richest person of the world are shown below (As of November 25, 2020 ):