Rank Name Net Worth Age Source Country of Citizenship
1 Carlos Slim Helu & familyCarlos Slim Helu & family $69 B 72 telecom Mexico
2 Bill GatesBill Gates $61 B 57 Microsoft United States
3 Warren BuffettWarren Buffett $44 B 82 Berkshire Hathaway United States
4 Bernard ArnaultBernard Arnault $41 B 63 LVMH France
5 Amancio OrtegaAmancio Ortega $37.5 B 76 Zara Spain
6 Larry EllisonLarry Ellison $36 B 68 Oracle United States
7 Eike BatistaEike Batista $30 B 56 mining, oil Brazil
8 Stefan PerssonStefan Persson $26 B 65 H&M Sweden
9 Li Ka-shingLi Ka-shing $25.5 B 84 diversified Hong Kong
10 Karl AlbrechtKarl Albrecht $25.4 B 92 Aldi Germany
11 Christy Walton & familyChristy Walton & family $25.3 B 57 Wal-Mart United States
12 Charles KochCharles Koch $25 B 77 diversified United States
12 David KochDavid Koch $25 B 72 diversified United States
14 Sheldon AdelsonSheldon Adelson $24.9 B 79 casinos United States
15 Liliane BettencourtLiliane Bettencourt $24 B 90 L’Oreal France
16 Jim WaltonJim Walton $23.7 B 64 Wal-Mart United States
17 Alice WaltonAlice Walton $23.3 B 63 Wal-Mart United States
18 S. Robson WaltonS. Robson Walton $23.1 B 68 Wal-Mart United States
19 Mukesh AmbaniMukesh Ambani $22.3 B 55 petrochemicals, oil & gas India
20 Michael BloombergMichael Bloomberg $22 B 70 Bloomberg LP United States
21 Lakshmi MittalLakshmi Mittal $20.7 B 62 steel India
22 George SorosGeorge Soros $20 B 82 hedge funds United States
23 Michele Ferrero & familyMichele Ferrero & family $19 B 85 chocolates Italy
24 Sergey BrinSergey Brin $18.7 B 39 Google United States
24 Larry PageLarry Page $18.7 B 39 Google United States
26 Jeff BezosJeff Bezos $18.4 B 48 Amazon.com United States
27 Thomas & Raymond Kwok & familyThomas & Raymond Kwok & family $18.3 B real estate Hong Kong
28 Alisher UsmanovAlisher Usmanov $18.1 B 59 steel, telecom, investments Russia
29 Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal AlsaudPrince Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud $18 B 57 investments Saudi Arabia
29 Lee Shau KeeLee Shau Kee $18 B 84 diversified Hong Kong
29 Georgina RinehartGeorgina Rinehart $18 B 58 Mining Australia
32 Berthold & Theo Jr. AlbrechtBerthold & Theo Jr. Albrecht $17.8 B Aldi, Trader Joe’s Germany
32 Iris Fontbona & familyIris Fontbona & family $17.8 B 69 mining Chile
34 Michael Otto & familyMichael Otto & family $17.6 B 69 retail, real estate Germany
35 David Thomson & familyDavid Thomson & family $17.5 B 55 media Canada
35 Mark ZuckerbergMark Zuckerberg $17.5 B 28 Facebook United States
37 Ricardo Salinas Pliego & familyRicardo Salinas Pliego & family $17.4 B 57 retail, media Mexico
38 Alberto Bailleres Gonzalez & familyAlberto Bailleres Gonzalez & family $16.5 B 81 mining Mexico
39 Rinat AkhmetovRinat Akhmetov $16 B 46 steel, coal Ukraine
39 Cheng Yu-tungCheng Yu-tung $16 B 87 diversified Hong Kong
41 Michael DellMichael Dell $15.9 B 47 Dell United States
41 Vladimir LisinVladimir Lisin $15.9 B 56 steel, transport Russia
41 Azim PremjiAzim Premji $15.9 B 67 software India
44 Steve BallmerSteve Ballmer $15.7 B 56 Microsoft United States
45 Alexey MordashovAlexey Mordashov $15.3 B 47 steel, investments Russia
46 Vladimir PotaninVladimir Potanin $14.5 B 51 metals Russia
47 Phil KnightPhil Knight $14.4 B 74 Nike United States
48 Paul AllenPaul Allen $14.2 B 59 Microsoft, investments United States
48 German Larrea Mota Velasco & familyGerman Larrea Mota Velasco & family $14.2 B 59 mining Mexico
50 Carl IcahnCarl Icahn $14 B 76 leveraged buyouts United States
50 Birgit Rausing & familyBirgit Rausing & family $14 B 88 packaging Sweden
52 Forrest Mars, Jr.Forrest Mars, Jr. $13.8 B 81 candy United States
52 Jacqueline MarsJacqueline Mars $13.8 B 73 candy United States
52 John MarsJohn Mars $13.8 B 76 candy United States
52 Joseph SafraJoseph Safra $13.8 B 73 banking Brazil
56 Vagit AlekperovVagit Alekperov $13.5 B 62 Lukoil Russia
57 Mikhail FridmanMikhail Fridman $13.4 B 48 oil, banking, telecom Russia
58 Mikhail ProkhorovMikhail Prokhorov $13.2 B 47 investments Russia
59 Susanne KlattenSusanne Klatten $13 B 50 BMW, pharmaceuticals Germany
59 Francois Pinault & familyFrancois Pinault & family $13 B 76 retail France
61 Mohammed Al AmoudiMohammed Al Amoudi $12.5 B 67 oil, diversified Saudi Arabia
61 Anne Cox ChambersAnne Cox Chambers $12.5 B 93 media United States
61 John PaulsonJohn Paulson $12.5 B 56 hedge funds United States
64 Robert KuokRobert Kuok $12.4 B 89 diversified Malaysia
64 Luis Carlos SarmientoLuis Carlos Sarmiento $12.4 B 79 banking Colombia
64 Viktor VekselbergViktor Vekselberg $12.4 B 55 oil, metals Russia
67 Antonio Ermirio de Moraes & familyAntonio Ermirio de Moraes & family $12.2 B 84 diversified Brazil
68 Roman AbramovichRoman Abramovich $12.1 B 46 steel, investments Russia
69 Donald BrenDonald Bren $12 B 80 real estate United States
69 Jorge Paulo LemannJorge Paulo Lemann $12 B 73 beer Brazil
69 Ronald PerelmanRonald Perelman $12 B 69 leveraged buyouts United States
72 Len BlavatnikLen Blavatnik $11.9 B 55 diversified United States
72 Leonid MikhelsonLeonid Mikhelson $11.9 B 57 gas, chemicals Russia
74 Leonardo Del VecchioLeonardo Del Vecchio $11.5 B 77 eyewear Italy
75 John FredriksenJohn Fredriksen $11.3 B 67 shipping Cyprus
76 Aliko DangoteAliko Dangote $11.2 B 55 sugar, flour, cement Nigeria
76 Stefan QuandtStefan Quandt $11.2 B 46 BMW Germany
78 Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor & familyGerald Cavendish Grosvenor & family $11 B 60 real estate United Kingdom
78 Harold HammHarold Hamm $11 B 66 oil & gas United States
80 Savitri Jindal & familySavitri Jindal & family $10.9 B 62 steel India
81 Andrey MelnichenkoAndrey Melnichenko $10.8 B 40 coal, fertilizers Russia
82 James SimonsJames Simons $10.7 B 74 hedge funds United States
83 Ernesto Bertarelli & familyErnesto Bertarelli & family $10.6 B 47 biotech, investments Switzerland
84 Jack Taylor & familyJack Taylor & family $10.4 B 90 Enterprise Rent-A-Car United States
85 Abigail JohnsonAbigail Johnson $10.3 B 50 Fidelity United States
86 Robin LiRobin Li $10.2 B 44 Technology China
86 Eliodoro, Bernardo & Patricia MatteEliodoro, Bernardo & Patricia Matte $10.2 B paper Chile
88 Ray DalioRay Dalio $10 B 63 hedge funds United States
88 George KaiserGeorge Kaiser $10 B 70 oil & gas, banking United States
88 Johanna QuandtJohanna Quandt $10 B 86 BMW Germany
88 Hans RausingHans Rausing $10 B 86 packaging Sweden
88 Tadashi Yanai & familyTadashi Yanai & family $10 B 63 retail Japan
93 Serge Dassault & familySerge Dassault & family $9.9 B 87 aviation France
93 Ananda KrishnanAnanda Krishnan $9.9 B 74 telecoms Malaysia
95 Klaus-Michael KuhneKlaus-Michael Kuhne $9.8 B 75 shipping Germany
96 Pallonji MistryPallonji Mistry $9.7 B 83 construction Ireland
97 Alejandro Santo Domingo DavilaAlejandro Santo Domingo Davila $9.5 B 35 beer Colombia
98 Horst Paulmann & familyHorst Paulmann & family $9.3 B 77 retail Chile
99 Gennady TimchenkoGennady Timchenko $9.1 B 60 oil & gas Russia
100 Laurene Powell Jobs & familyLaurene Powell Jobs & family $9 B 49 Apple, Disney United States
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