Elon Musk’s wealth has nearly tripled since mid-March to $ 74.2 billion, according to the American magazine “Forbes”.
Elon Musk, founder of “Tesla” and “SpaceX”, first entered the list of the five richest people in the world. According to the classification of the American “Forbes” magazine, Musk’s wealth amounted to $ 74.2 billion.
Musk was ranked 31st in the middle of March, according to the magazine, with his wealth nearly tripling, with Tesla’s share price increasing by nearly 300% since the beginning of 2020.
According to the magazine, Jeff Bezos, founder of the Amazon company, led the list with a fortune of $ 189 billion, and his successor came second with a wealth of $ 113.8 billion, President of Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH) Bernard Arnaud.
And thirdly, Bill Gates, founder of “Microsoft” company, came with a net worth of $ 113.4 billion, and fourthly, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, with a fortune of $ 90.3 billion.
Musk had achieved earlier this year a profit of $ 6 billion in one day, after the rise of his company’s Tesla shares by 10.8%, to reach a record level of $ 1.544 per share, which means that its market value amounted to $ 286.5 billion.