Bezos, 57, will be replaced in the summer by Andy Jassy, who runs Amazon’s cloud-computing business.
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The net worth of the world’s richest person went up by $4.9 billion after Amazon stock edged up two per cent as of Wednesday afternoon, Forbes reported.
While the reason behind the current share sales is not known, Bezos had earlier said he would be selling $1 billion worth of Amazon shares every year to fund Blue Origin, his space exploration company.
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos could potentially become the worlds first trillionaire as early as 2026.
This is one of the biggest charitable pledges ever, after $36 billion pledge by billionaire Warren Buffett in 2006 and $16.4 billion pledge by Helen Walton, the late wife of Walmart founder Sam Walton, in 2007.
The pictures of the couple posing in front of the monument have surfaced and soon went viral on social media.
Bezos’ phone got hacked, the newspaper said, after he received a WhatsApp message “apparently been sent from the personal account of the crown prince”.
Barely a month since, the owner of the same daily, and one of the most important corporate honchos around the globe, seems to have failed to avail an appointment with PM Modi.
The richest man in the world discussed his vision during the JFK Space Summit that was held in Boston, Massachusetts, on Wednesday.
Jeff Bezos said, “It’s time to go back to the Moon, this time to stay.”
Apple spent about $310,000 on personal security services for CEO Tim Cook last year while Oracle spent over $1.6 million to protect CEO Larry Ellison.
Two days after Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos in a joint statement shared the news of their divorce with the world, speculations regarding the reason of them getting separated are surfacing. According to reports it has been revealed that the Founder, CEO of Amazon was dating former news anchor Lauren Sanchez.[Read More…]
With Mackenzie Bezos splitting with Amazon founder and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos the divorce settlement could be the most expensive one, with Mackenzie becoming the richest woman on the planet. Currently, Jeff Bezos is the richest person with a net-worth of $137 billions while Bill Gates at number 2[Read More…]
Mackenzie Bezos after divorcing with Amazon founder, chairman Jeff Bezos could become the richest woman on the planet. Currently, Francoise Bettencourt Meyers, the granddaughter of L’Oréal founder, Eugène Paul Louis Schueller is the world’s richest woman. She has a net worth of $45.7 billion. Top 4 richest woman in the world[Read More…]
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is now the world’s richest man, not just at present, but of all time. Both Bloomberg and Forbes have put Bezos on top of their billionaire lists. Bloomberg said Bezos’ net worth reached $106 billion while Forbes put it at $105 billion as of Wednesday, Xinhua[Read More…]
Amidst dramatic confusion, Jeff Bezos’s coveted title of being the richest man in the world was quite short-lived as Microsoft founder Bill Gates reclaimed the top position once again on Thursday. Jeff Bezos’s coveted title of being the richest man in the world was quite short-lived as Microsoft founder Bill Gates[Read More…]