1. Bill Gates
Net worth: $84.5 billion
William Henry Gates III is the name behind Microsoft that literally revolutionized the tech world. And the word itself has never been better. Microsoft is the world’s largest PC software company. The man is now an author, investor and a passionate philanthropist. He isn’t just topping this list; Gates is also the world’s wealthiest person right now. Gates founded The Giving Pledge with Warren Buffett and Mark Zuckerberg and had pledged to give away at least half of his wealth for philanthropic causes.
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