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Top 100 Richest People – Hurun Report

Who are the richest people in the world in 2016?  Where did they come from?  What is their total wealth?  Read More: Global Rich List 2017 – Hurun Report

2016 Fast Facts:

  • 2,257 billionaires ( + 69 billionaires)
  • Total billionaires wealth: $8 Trillion ( 10.7% of Global GDP )
  • Beijing has the most billionaires (by city)
  • Shenzhen overtook London with the most billionaires (4th place)
  • 19 billionaires left the world in 2016

 

Top 100 Richest People:

Rank  Name Net Worth  (USD) Source Age Residence
1 Bill Gates 81 Billion Microsoft 61 USA
2 Warren Buffett 78 Billion Berkshire Hathaway 86 USA
3 Jeff Bezos 72 Billion Amazon 53 USA
4 Amancio Ortega 69 Billion Inditex 80 Spain
5 Mark Zuckerberg 58 Billion Facebook 32 USA
6 Larry Ellison 48 Billion Oracle 72 USA
7 Carlos Slim Helu & family 46 Billion America Movil 76 Mexico
8 Charles Koch 43 Billion Koch Industries 81 USA
8 David Koch 43 Billion Koch Industries 76 USA
10 Michael Bloomberg 42 Billion Bloomberg 74 USA
11 Bernard Arnault 38 Billion LVMH 67 France
12 Liliane Bettencourt 37 Billion L’Oreal 94 France
12 Larry Page 37 Billion Google 43 USA
14 Sergey Brin 36 Billion Google 43 USA
15 Ingvar Kamprad & family 34 Billion Ikea 90 Sweden
16 Robson Walton 31 Billion Walmart 70 USA
16 Alice Walton 31 Billion Walmart 67 USA
16 Jim Walton 31 Billion Walmart 68 USA
19 Wang Jianlin & family 30 Billion Wanda 63 China
20 Jack Ma Yun & family 29 Billion Alibaba, Ant Financial 53 China
20 Phil Knight 29 Billion Nike 72 USA
20 Bertrand Puech & family 29 Billion Hermes 80 France
23 Jacqueline Mars 28 Billion Mars 77 USA
23 John Mars 28 Billion Mars 81 USA
25 Wang Wei 27 Billion SF Express 46 China
25 Steve Ballmer 27 Billion Microsoft 60 USA
25 George Soros 27 Billion Soros Fund Management 86 USA
25 Dieter Schwarz 27 Billion Schwarz Group 77 Germany
29 Karl Albrecht Jr & family 26 Billion Aldi Sud 68 Germany
29 Mukesh Ambani 26 Billion Reliance 59 India
29 Jorge Paulo Lemann 26 Billion AB Inbev 77 Brazil
32 Masayoshi Son 25 Billion Softbank 59 Japan
32 Li Ka-shing 25 Billion Cheung Kong 89 China
34 James & Arthur Irving 24 Billion Irving Group 87 Canada
34 Sheldon Adelson 24 Billion Las Vegas Sands 83 USA
34 Lee Shau Kee 24 Billion Henderson Land 89 China
37 Gérard Mulliez & family 23 Billion Auchan 85 France
38 Pony Ma 22 Billion Tencent 46 China
38 Maria Franca Fissolo 22 Billion Ferrero Rocher 75 Monaco
40 Paul Allen 21 Billion Vulcan 64 USA
41 Susanne Klatten 20 Billion BMW 54 Germany
41 Stefan Persson 20 Billion Hennes & Mauritz 69 Sweden
41 Carl Icahn 20 Billion Icahn Enterprises 80 USA
44 Galen Weston & family 19 Billion George Weston 76 Canada
44 Leonard Blavatnik 19 Billion Lyondellbasell 59 UK
44 David Thomson & family 19 Billion Thomson Reuters 59 Canada
47 Stefan Quandt 18 Billion BMW 50 Germany
47 Donald Bren 18 Billion Irvine Company 84 USA
47 Elaine Marshall & family 18 Billion Koch Industries 71 USA
47 Leonardo Del Vecchio 18 Billion Luxottica 81 Italy
47 Ding Lei 18 Billion Netease 46 China
52 Dhanin Chearavanont & family 17 Billion Charoen Pokphand Foods 77 Thailand
52 Iris Fontbona & family 17 Billion Quinenco 74 Chile
52 Georg Schaeffler 17 Billion Schaeffler Group 52 Germany
52 Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan & family 17 Billion SBK Holdings 68 UAE
56 Charles Ergen 16 Billion Dish Networks 63 USA
56 Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud 16 Billion Kingdom Holding 61 Saudi Arabia
56 Serge Dassault & family 16 Billion Dassault System 91 France
56 Ray Dalio 16 Billion Bridgewater Associates 67 USA
56 Michael Dell 16 Billion Dell 51 USA
56 Zong Qinghou & family 16 Billion Wahaha 72 China
62 Yao Zhenhua 15 Billion Baoneng 47 China
62 Harold Hamm 15 Billion Continental Resources 71 USA
62 Leonid Mikhelson 15 Billion Novatek 61 Russia
62 Henry Cheng & family 15 Billion New World, Chow Tai Fook 69 China
62 Francois Pinault & family 15 Billion Kering 80 France
62 Vladimir Potanin 15 Billion Interros 56 Russia
62 Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi 15 Billion Thai Beverage 72 Thailand
62 Hassanal Bolkiah & family 15 Billion Brunei Investment Agency 70 Brunei
62 Ronald Perelman 15 Billion Scientific Game 74 USA
62 Laurene Powell Jobs & family 15 Billion Walt Disney 53 USA
62 James Simons 15 Billion Renaissance Technologies 78 USA
62 Thomas Peterffy 15 Billion Interactive Brokers 72 USA
62 Hugh Grosvenor 15 Billion Grosvenor 26 UK
75 Elon Musk 14 Billion Tesla Motors 45 USA
75 Alexey Mordashov 14 Billion Severstal 51 Russia
75 Steve Cohen 14 Billion Sac Capital 60 USA
75 Lee Kun Hee 14 Billion Samsung 75 South Korea
75 Emilio Alves Odebrecht & family 14 Billion Odebrecht Brazil
75 Viktor Vekselberg 14 Billion Renova 59 Russia
75 Stephen Schwarzman 14 Billion Blackstone 69 USA
75 Robin Li Yanhong & Melissa Ma Dongmin 14 Billion Baidu 49, 47 China
75 Yan Hao & family 14 Billion China Pacific Construction 31 China
75 SP Hinduja & family 14 Billion Hinduja Group UK
75 Dilip Shanghvi 14 Billion Sun Pharma 60 India
86 Majid Al Futtaim 13 Billion Majid Al Futtaim UAE
86 Takemitsu Takizaki 13 Billion Keyence 71 Japan
86 Vladimir Lisin 13 Billion Novolipetsk Steel 60 Russia
86 Joseph Lau 13 Billion Chinese Estates 66 China
86 Alain Wertheimer 13 Billion Chanel 68 France
86 Gerard Wertheimer 13 Billion Chanel 66 France
86 Gennady Timchenko 13 Billion Gunvor 64 Switzerland
86 Joseph Safra 13 Billion Safra 78 Brazil
86 Stefano Pessina 13 Billion Walgreen 75 Monaco
86 Abigail Johnson 13 Billion Fidelity 55 USA
86 Robert Kuok 13 Billion Kuok Group 93 China
86 Tadashi Yanai 13 Billion Fast Retailing 67 Japan
98 Dietrich Mateschitz 12 Billion Red Bull 72 Austria
98 Lakshmi N Mittal 12 Billion ArcelorMittal 64 UK
98 Eric Schmidt 12 Billion Google 61 USA
98 Lu Zhiqiang & family 12 Billion Oceanwide 65 China
98 Rupert Murdoch 12 Billion News Corp 85 USA
98 Hans Rausing 12 Billion Tetra Pak 90 UK
98 Xu Jiayin 12 Billion Evergrande 59 China
98 Shiv Nadar 12 Billion HCL 71 India
98 Pallonji Mistry 12 Billion Shapoorji Pallonji 86 India

 

Source: Hurun Research

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