Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos became the richest man in the world. He managed to the top the billionaire lists of both Bloomberg and Forbes.
While Forbes said his net worth reached 105 US billion dollars, Bloomberg said 106 billion US dollars.
The previous record was held by Microsoft founder Bill Gates with 100 billion in 1999. Now, he is at the second position with nearly 92 billion dollars.
The majority of Bezos’ net worth comes from the 78.9 million shares of Amazon stock he owns. Shares of Amazon (AMZN) climbed nearly 57 percent in 2017.
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