Friday, September 9, 2011
Forbes 400: Bill Gates Tops Forbes Rich List 2011
Bill Gates tops Forbes rich list
Bill Gates has topped a list of the United States’ richest individuals for the 17th year running.
The Microsoft co-founder’s $54 billion fortune places him first on The Forbes 400, well ahead of Apple CEO Steve Jobs (42nd with $6.1 billion) and 15 places higher than Microsoft’s current chief exec, Steve Ballmer (16th with $13.1 billion).
Oracle CEO Larry Page came third on the list with $27 billion, while Michael Dell was 15th ($14 billion).
Other notable tech entries included Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, who came equal 11th with $15 billion each, and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg at number 35 with $6.9 billion..
While most of the world's population struggle to make ends meet( to put it mildly), some folk who do not have such problems, as Forbes once again meet its Forbes 400 rich list of the most bite in the U.S., with Microsoft founder Bill Gates topped the list with rich cool $54,000,000,000.
Although there are many big earners in all industries, high earners in the world of technology is Larry Ellison, founder of software giant Oracle, with a huge fortune $27000000000(third place), while Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page make a list of the 15 billion dollars.
stupid amounts of money to continue with Michael Dell and Steve Ballmer on record revenue 14 billion and 13.1 billion.
And how many private equity value of the Facebook site at about 23 billion euros, Mark Zuckerberg personal property is also increased to $6.9 billion, an increase of about 245 percent – he goes in at number 35th Apple's Steve Jobs appears on the back of 6.1 billion U.S. dollars.
What does it all mean? Well, it shows us that there is a staggeringly rich people – something I had were probably aware of – and that we all have a good list of the richest, as the console itself how much better we will be spending the money, wondering why not all just Cash and packaging work.
main tech wage earners on the list are the following:
1 Bill Gates – 54000000000
co-founder of Microsoft, in terms of wealth, Bill Gates was hit in the first place now for 17 consecutive years. It is known as a kind philanthropist, using his Gates Foundation, for good reason, but it is still running in second place in terms of money raised for charity – Sir Jimmy Savile pipping him in the first place .*
* Perhaps not, but we are confident that almost every run.
3 Larry Ellison – 27000000000
self-made billionaire, Larry Ellison CEO of Oracle Corporation, a major provider of enterprise software. As well as enjoying a strange fighter cooperation Ellison, the boat has a 200 million U.S. dollars.
11 Larry Page, Sergey Brin – 15 billion
co-founded search giant Google, the two have produced one of the most recognizable brands in the world – but both have seen their personal assets decline with the 2009 Forbes list
15 Michael Dell – 14000000000
founder of computer giant Dell, the Dell you can see that his personal fortune to fall from 2009, but we are confident that it will not hold him to sleep.
16 Steve Ballmer – 13.1 billion
Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer is known for eccentric behavior with a large over-the-top – many of them can be seen on YouTube.
35th Mark Zuckerburg – 6900000000
the world's youngest billionaire with a fortune worth 6.9 billion U.S. dollars, that is 24 per cent stake in Facebook.