The e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence company Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos, is expected to reach the exalted status of the world’s first trillionaire in just six years, according to research.
As at Thursday afternoon. Forbes said, Bezos had earned $1.2 billion in the prior 24 hours and $31 billion since March 7. making his currently worth $143.9 billion.
Amid the collapsing economy due to the coronavirus pandemic, Jeff Bezos net worth has grown by 34% on average over the last five years, which could potentially see him become the world’s first trillionaire as early as 2026, at which point he’ll be aged 62,”
The methodology used by Comparisun was base on both (individuals and companies), they then calculated the average yearly % growth over the last five years and applied this rate of growth for each future year to try and predict how the value will change.
The business software comparison site used data collected from the last five years of the Forbes Rich List to calculate the yearly wealth growth rate of the world’s richest billionaires.
According to the outlet reported, If his net worth does reach $1 trillion, he’d be worth more than the individual GDPs of 179 countries with a combined population of 3.4 billion — 43.7 percent of all humans alive .
Asia’s richest man Mukesh Ambani is estimated to become a trillionaire in 13 years by the year 2033. The Reliance Industries Chairman would be 75 years at that point. According to the Forbes Rich List, Ambani is the 15th richest individual in the world with a net worth of $53.3 billion.
The research also forecasts that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg could become the youngest trillionaire in the world 10 years later in 2036, when he will be 51 years old.
Comparisun said within the next two years, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google and Microsoft could all be in the $1 trillion club. Berkshire Hathaway and Visa could join them by 2023.
Alibaba’s founder and CEO, Jack Ma is expected to become a trillionaire by 2030 at which point he would be 65. Chairman of Tencent, Ma Huateng is expected to become a trillionaire by 2033, along with Ambani and Bernard Arnault, Chairman of LVMH Moet Hennessy. Arnault would be 84 at that point.
Chairman of Evergrande Group Xu Jiayin is expected to become the second trillionaire by the year 2028