10 Richest Tech Entrepreneurs Of The World
Technology has seen a boom in the 20th and 21st century making way for lot many billionaires and millionaires worldwide. Many young age tech entrepreneurs have made it to the list of richest tech entrepreneurs in the world along with the famous and well-known geniuses. Let us have a look at the list.
1.Mark Zuckerberg – Facebook Founder ($42 Billion est. net worth)
The King of Social Media platforms as rightly said worldwide, Mark Elliot Zuckerberg has achieved everything at a young age of his life. This American is a Harvard dropout and is the Chief Executive and co-founder of Facebook
2.Jeff Bezos – Amazon Founder ($45 Billion est. Net worth)
Amazon- one of the largest e-commerce platforms worldwide raised to multifold gain a couple of years back. Jeffrey Preston “Jeff” Bezos founded Amazon in 1994 leaving his good pay job starting just as an online bookseller platform. He is an American, investor and technology entrepreneur.
3.Larry Ellison – Oracle Founder ($50 Billion est. Net Worth)
If there could be a possible story of rags to riches, then it ought to be of Larry Ellison. Lawrence Joseph “Larry” Ellison is a college dropout, and the trivia is that he did not even do programming until his teens. He is a business investor and well-known philanthropist. He is an American.
4.Bill Gates – Microsoft Co- Founder ($79.3 Billion est net worth)
Bill Gates (William Henry “Bill” Gates III) needs no Introduction. This American is a consistent and most famous tech entrepreneur in the world. The Microsoft Co-Founder is a great Businessman and a great philanthropist too. Bill Gates, known for his giving nature and witty business hacks makes him a genuine business person.
5.Paul Allen – Microsoft Co-Founder ($18billion est. Net worth)
Paul Gardner Allen was the man behind convincing Bill Gates in founding Microsoft. This American is known for his social activities and is a major investor.
6.Larry Page – Google co-Founder ($35 Billion est. Net worth)
Anything, which needs to be found and to be known on the internet, we use Google. It has become a good source for of all information. In 1998, while as a Ph.D. student Lawrence “Larry” Page, the American, founded Google without which online platforms seems unimaginable. Google has been a boon to the Digital Era.
7.Sergey Brin – Google co-Founder ($33 billion est. Net worth)
Co-Founder of Google and now the Chairperson of Alphabet (parent company of Google) has done Master in Science from Stanford University. Sergey Mikhaylovich Brin is a Russian-born American, a computer scientist, a great philanthropist, and internet entrepreneur.
8.Azimji Premji – Wipro Founder ($17 Billion est. net worth)
Among top tech entrepreneurs, Indian-born Azim Hashim Premji has made his name as a giant IT tycoon. Azim is the Chairman of Wipro and a known for his philanthropist. He is among few billionaires who had pledged to donate at least half of his wealth to charity.
9.Jack Ma – Alibaba Founder ($23 Billion est. Net worth)
Although facing repetitive failure, Jack Ma proved nothing is impossible. Jack Ma also called as Ma Yun is a wealthy Chinese business tycoon, who founded Alibaba in 1999 along with his friends introduced Alibaba, the successful e-commerce enterprise. Jack Ma is the executive chairperson of Alibaba Group.
10.Michael Dell – Dell Founder ($19 Billion est. net worth)
Michael Saul Dell is a successful American business entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist founded Dell way back in 1984 with a small amount of under $1000 at the age of 19. Michael and his wife Susan have their own charity foundation and donate every year huge sum of money for charity activities.
As rightly said, Rome was not built in a day. The same way each of the tech entrepreneurs had their share of struggle but then their effort has made our lives much easier. Their innovative thoughts and ideas led to bang on success, making them the richest tech entrepreneurs of the world.