Jeff Bezos – Still Richest Person In The World – At Just $117 Billion
Even with the massive stock dump and Jeff Bezos divorce this year, he remains the world’s richest person, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index. He’s currently worth $117 billion.
Bezos has said he sells roughly $1 billion worth of stock a year to fund his space company, Blue Origin, and he pledged to sell more than $1 billion this year as Blue Origin gets closer to commercial operations.
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