New Delhi: Amazon Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos has topped Forbes’ listing of richest Individuals for the third consecutive yr at the same time as US President Donald Trump’s rating dropped amidst the coronavirus pandemic thus impacting his companies starting from inns to resorts.
Forbes stated that the mixture wealth of the 400 listing rose to a document $3.2 trillion.
This yr Zoom Video Communications CEO Eric Yuan made his debut amongst 18 newcomers on the Forbes listing with a internet price of $11 billion, as increasingly more persons are working from house in the course of the corona-led lockdowns worldwide and working towards of social distancing norms.
Trump’s rating dropped from 275 final yr to 352 whereas his internet price fell to $2.5 billion from $3.1 billion.
It could be recalled that in August, Bezos grew to become the primary particular person ever whose internet price soared over USD 200 billion, in keeping with Forbes and Bloomberg Billionaires Index. The online price of the world`s richest particular person went up by USD 4.9 billion after Amazon inventory edged up two per cent, Forbes reported.
The one who was closest to Bezos was Microsoft Co-Founder Invoice Gates who’s at present price USD 116.1 billion, in keeping with Forbes, whereas the Bloomberg Billionaires Index put his internet price at $124 billion