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The World’s Top 10 Richest Tech Billionaires of 2016
#1 Bill Gates
Net Worth: $76.2 Billion
Bill Gates, the owner of Microsoft has net worth of 79.6 billion dollars. Since the launch of Microsoft in 1975, he has donated billions of dollars towards charity.
#2 Jeff Bezos
Net Worth: $50.5 billion
Amazon.com’s founder is 2nd richest tech billionaire. He is the founder of world’s largest internet retail site “Amazon”. Amazon was founded in 1994 by Jeff Bezos in his garage, similar to the orgins of Google and Apple.
#3 Lary Ellison
Net Worth: $42.7 Billion
Lary Ellison is a programmer, business man and philanthropist. Ellison launched “Database Vendor Oracle” in 1977. In June 2015, Ellison declared that Oracle is expanding its cloud computing business in order to compete with Amazon.com’s Web Services Unit.
#4 Mark Zuckerberg
Net Worth: $41.3 Billion
Owner of social networking giant, “Facebook” which is now having 1 Billion users and is the youngest tech billionaire aged 31. He founded “Facebook” at Harvard University in 2004.
#5 Larry Page
Net Worth: $36.2 Billion
Larry Page is computer scientist who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin on September 4, 1998. In August 2015 he stepped down as Google CEO and handed over his CEO post to “Sundar Pichai”.
#6 Sergey Brin
Net Worth: $35.4 Billion
Google’s Co founder, Sergey Brin is among top 6 richest tech billionaires. Sergey Brin who is now president of Alphabet Inc, the parental company of Google Inc. He is slightly behind his partner, Lary Page.
#7 Steve Ballmer
Net Worth: $23.8 Billion
American Business man who was the CEO of Microsoft from January 2000 to February 2014 and now he is the owner of “Los Angeles Clippers” which is a basketball team that he purchased for $2 Billion.
#8 Jack Ma
Net Worth: $21.7 Billion
Chinese business man, Jack Ma who founded the e-commerce site “AliBaba”. He has made numerous deals, investing in movies like “Mission Impossible-Rogue Nation” and launching an online portal with US department store ‘Macy’s.
Net Worth: $18.3 Billion
Michael Dell, who is the founder of the “Dell” ranks 9 in this list. He is the current chairman and CEO of Dell. In October, Dell made drastic move to become much bigger company by acquiring “Data Storage Firm” EMC for $67 billion.
Net Worth: $16.9 Billion
Laurene Powell Jobs who is the widow of Apple’s Founder “Steve Jobs” has accumulated fortune of $16.9 Billion since her husband died of pancreatic cancer in 2011.