Thanks to the growth of shares of his companies Tesla and SpaceX, Ilon Mask was in second place with the Forbes list.
The head of the companies Tesla and SpaceX, Ilon Mask bypassed the head of LVMH Bernard Arnault and rose to second place in the ranking of the richest people in the world magazine Forbes. This edition reports on Wednesday, December 9.
The state of the mask is estimated at $144.7 billion, so he passed in the ranking of the owner of $144.3 billion CEO of the French group of companies LVMH Bernard Arnault, who is now in third place. The fourth position was taken by one of the founders of Microsoft Bill Gates ($ 118.8 billion), and closes the top five head of Facebook company Mark Zuckerberg, whose fortune, according to Forbes, reaches $104 billion.
At the same time, the top ten richest people in the world are the head of Berkshire Hathaway holding Warren Buffet ($86.1 billion), one of the founders and managers of Oracle Corporation Larry Allison ($ 81.3 billion), the founders of Google Corporation Larry Page ($79.7 billion) and Sergey Brin ($77.4 billion), as well as the owner of the Indian holding Reliance Industries Mukesh Ambani with a fortune of $77.2 billion.