Elon Musk

Elon Musk was born in South Africa and studied at a Canadian university before moving to the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned a bachelor's degree in physics and economics.

Jeff Bezos

In 1994, Jeff Bezos founded Amazon.com in a Seattle garage. Immediately after resigning from.

Bernard Arnault

Bernard Arnault of France is chair and CEO of LVMH, the world's largest luxury goods company. LVMH owns brands including Louis Vuitton, Hennessy, Mark Jacobs and Sephora.

Bill Gates

While at Harvard University in 1975, Bill Gates went to work with his childhood friend Paul Allen to create new software for the original microcomputers.

Warren Buffett

The most famous living value investor, Warren Buffett, filed his first tax return in 1944 at the age of 14, declaring earnings from the paper roots of his childhood.

Larry Page

Like many of the tech billionaires on the list, Larry Page embarked on a journey to fame and fortune in a college dormitory.

Sergey Brin

Sergei Brin was born in Moscow, Russia, and moved to the United States with his family in 1979 at the age of six.

Steve Ballmer

Steve Ballmer joined Microsoft in 1980 when Bill Gates persuaded him to drop out of Stanford University's MBA program. He was the 30th employee of Microsoft

Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison was born in New York City to a 19-year-old single mother.

Gautam Adani

Adani Group founder Gautam Adani surpasses Mukesh Ambani as Asia's richest man in March 2022