Glusea brings to you the top 10 richest men in the world 2022. Ranking the wealthiest men in the world has become uneasy of late. Fluctuations in stock prices and unstable economic conditions has seen the likes of Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and Bernard Arnault occupying the top spot in the last two years.
The keynote to take away from the list of the top 10 richest men in the world 2022 is that, most of them are engineers, founders of big companies and are involve in multiple streams of income earning ventures.
Top 10 Richest Men in the world 2022
The net worth values used in compilation of this list was sourced from Forbes and wikipedia
|Elon Musk||$213 billion|
|Bernard Anault||$185.9 billion|
|Jeff Bezos||$177 billion|
|Bill Gates||$128 billion|
|Warren Buffet||$114 billion|
|Larry Page||$110 billion|
|Sergey Brin||$107 billion|
|Larry Ellison||$102 billion|
|Steve Ballmer||$97 billion|
|Mukesh Ambani||$92 billion|
Top 10 Richest Men in the world 2022
We bring to you the list of the top 10 wealthiest men in the world, their net worth, a brief description of them.
- Net worth -$213 billion
- CEO of Tesla, Space X
- Born : June 28, 1971
Elon Reeve Musk is an entrepreneur and business magnate. He is the founder, CEO, and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; early-stage investor, CEO, and Product Architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI.
With an estimated net worth of around US$224 billion as of 2022, Musk is the wealthiest person in the world according to both the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and the Forbes real-time billionaires list.
- Net worth – $186 billion
- Born: March 5, 1949
- Businessman, media proprietor, art collector
Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault is a French businessman, investor, and art collector. He is the chairman and chief executive of LVMH Moët Hennessy – Louis Vuitton SE, the world’s largest luxury goods company.
Arnault is, as of 2022, the second on the list of top 10 richest men in the world 2022 and the richest person from Europe, with an estimated net worth of US $186 billion according to Forbes
- Net worth: $176 billion
- Born: January 12, 1964
- media proprietor
- computer engineer
Jeffrey Preston Bezos is an American entrepreneur, media proprietor, investor, computer engineer, and commercial astronaut. He is the founder and executive chairman of Amazon, where he previously served as the president and CEO.
With a net worth of around US$176 billion as of February 2022, Bezos is the second-wealthiest person in the world according to Bloomberg’s Billionaires Index and third on the list of top 10 richest men in the world 2022 according to Forbes.
- Net worth: $128 billion
- Born: October 28, 1955
- Software developer, investor, entrepreneur
William Henry Gates III is an American business magnate, software developer, investor, author, and philanthropist. He is a co-founder of Microsoft, along with his late childhood friend Paul Allen.
During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of chairman, chief executive officer (CEO), president and chief software architect, while also being the largest individual shareholder until May 2014. He was a major entrepreneur of the microcomputer revolution of the 1970s and 1980s
- Net worth: $114 billion
- Born: August 30, 1930
Warren Edward Buffett is an American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is currently the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is considered one of the most successful investors in the world and has a net worth of over $114 billion as of February 2022, making him the world’s eighth-wealthiest person.
- Net worth -$110 billion
- born March 26, 1973
Lawrence Edward Page is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of the co-founders of Google, along with Sergey Brin.
Page was the chief executive officer of Google from 1997 until August 2001then from April 2011 until July 2015 when he moved to become CEO of Alphabet Inc. He remains an Alphabet board member, employee, and controlling shareholder.
Larry Page is among the top 10 richest men in the world 2022
- Net worth: $107 billion
- Born: August 21, 1973
Sergey Mikhailovich Brin is an American business magnate, computer scientist, and Internet entrepreneur. Together with Larry Page, he co-founded Google.
Brin was the president of Google’s parent company, Alphabet Inc., until stepping down from the role on December 3, 2019. He and Page remain at Alphabet as co-founders, controlling shareholders, board members, and employees.
As of February 2022, Brin is the 7th-richest person in the world, with an estimated net worth of $118 billion.
Lawrence Joseph Ellison is an American businessman and investor who is the co-founder, executive chairman, chief technology officer (CTO) and former chief executive officer (CEO) of Oracle Corporation.
As of January 2022, he was listed by Bloomberg Billionaires Index as the ninth-wealthiest person in the United States and is the tenth-wealthiest in the world, with a fortune of $100 billion, increased from $57.3 billion in 2018.
He is also the owner of the 43rd largest island in the United States, Lanai in the Hawaiian Islands with a population of just over 3200.
He is one of the top 10 richest men in the world 2022
Mukesh Ambani -$97 billion
Mukesh Dhirubhai Ambani is an Indian billionaire businessman, and the chairman, managing director, and largest shareholder of Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL), a Fortune Global 500 company and India’s most valuable company by market value.
According to Forbes, he is the richest person in Asia with a net worth of US$90.3 billion and the 10th richest person in the world, as of 12 February 2022.