Jeff Bezos , founder and CEO of Amazon, now has such a large fortune that he is not only the richest man in the world , but the person who has accumulated the greatest fortune of the last 36 years, with a net worth of 150,000 million. Dollars.
Bezos’ fortune is so great that, taking inflation into account, it even exceeds that accumulated by Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, in 1999, when he managed to accumulate 100,000 million dollars, which is about 149,000 million dollars today, as published by the list of billionaires Bloomberg .
This means that Bezos, at 54 years of age, has become the richest man that has existed since 1982, the year in which Forbes began publishing his list of millionaires. In addition to Amazon, Bezos has his own space rocket company, Blue Origin , and owns The Washington Post. In his free time he devotes himself to returning dogs to their owners and reviving canceled science fiction series . On the other hand, Amazon is currently involved in a controversy over the poor working conditions that its employees must endure in many countries, including Spain.
Currently the second richest man in the world is Bill Gates, with 95,500 million dollars, and in the third place is the investor Warren Buffett, with 83,000 million dollars.