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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 NameNet Worth  (USD)SourceAgeResidence
1Bill Gates81 BillionMicrosoft61USA
2Warren Buffett78 BillionBerkshire Hathaway86USA
3Jeff Bezos72 BillionAmazon53USA
4Amancio Ortega69 BillionInditex80Spain
5Mark Zuckerberg58 BillionFacebook32USA
6Larry Ellison48 BillionOracle72USA
7Carlos Slim Helu & family46 BillionAmerica Movil76Mexico
8Charles Koch43 BillionKoch Industries81USA
8David Koch43 BillionKoch Industries76USA
10Michael Bloomberg42 BillionBloomberg74USA
11Bernard Arnault38 BillionLVMH67France
12Liliane Bettencourt37 BillionL’Oreal94France
12Larry Page37 BillionGoogle43USA
14Sergey Brin36 BillionGoogle43USA
15Ingvar Kamprad & family34 BillionIkea90Sweden
16Robson Walton31 BillionWalmart70USA
16Alice Walton31 BillionWalmart67USA
16Jim Walton31 BillionWalmart68USA
19Wang Jianlin & family30 BillionWanda63China
20Jack Ma Yun & family29 BillionAlibaba, Ant Financial53China
20Phil Knight29 BillionNike72USA
20Bertrand Puech & family29 BillionHermes80France
23Jacqueline Mars28 BillionMars77USA
23John Mars28 BillionMars81USA
25Wang Wei27 BillionSF Express46China
25Steve Ballmer27 BillionMicrosoft60USA
25George Soros27 BillionSoros Fund Management86USA
25Dieter Schwarz27 BillionSchwarz Group77Germany
29Karl Albrecht Jr & family26 BillionAldi Sud68Germany
29Mukesh Ambani26 BillionReliance59India
29Jorge Paulo Lemann26 BillionAB Inbev77Brazil
32Masayoshi Son25 BillionSoftbank59Japan
32Li Ka-shing25 BillionCheung Kong89China
34James & Arthur Irving24 BillionIrving Group87Canada
34Sheldon Adelson24 BillionLas Vegas Sands83USA
34Lee Shau Kee24 BillionHenderson Land89China
37Gérard Mulliez & family23 BillionAuchan85France
38Pony Ma22 BillionTencent46China
38Maria Franca Fissolo22 BillionFerrero Rocher75Monaco
40Paul Allen21 BillionVulcan64USA
41Susanne Klatten20 BillionBMW54Germany
41Stefan Persson20 BillionHennes & Mauritz69Sweden
41Carl Icahn20 BillionIcahn Enterprises80USA
44Galen Weston & family19 BillionGeorge Weston76Canada
44Leonard Blavatnik19 BillionLyondellbasell59UK
44David Thomson & family19 BillionThomson Reuters59Canada
47Stefan Quandt18 BillionBMW50Germany
47Donald Bren18 BillionIrvine Company84USA
47Elaine Marshall & family18 BillionKoch Industries71USA
47Leonardo Del Vecchio18 BillionLuxottica81Italy
47Ding Lei18 BillionNetease46China
52Dhanin Chearavanont & family17 BillionCharoen Pokphand Foods77Thailand
52Iris Fontbona & family17 BillionQuinenco74Chile
52Georg Schaeffler17 BillionSchaeffler Group52Germany
52Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan & family17 BillionSBK Holdings68UAE
56Charles Ergen16 BillionDish Networks63USA
56Alwaleed Bin Talal Alsaud16 BillionKingdom Holding61Saudi Arabia
56Serge Dassault & family16 BillionDassault System91France
56Ray Dalio16 BillionBridgewater Associates67USA
56Michael Dell16 BillionDell51USA
56Zong Qinghou & family16 BillionWahaha72China
62Yao Zhenhua15 BillionBaoneng47China
62Harold Hamm15 BillionContinental Resources71USA
62Leonid Mikhelson15 BillionNovatek61Russia
62Henry Cheng & family15 BillionNew World, Chow Tai Fook69China
62Francois Pinault & family15 BillionKering80France
62Vladimir Potanin15 BillionInterros56Russia
62Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi15 BillionThai Beverage72Thailand
62Hassanal Bolkiah & family15 BillionBrunei Investment Agency70Brunei
62Ronald Perelman15 BillionScientific Game74USA
62Laurene Powell Jobs & family15 BillionWalt Disney53USA
62James Simons15 BillionRenaissance Technologies78USA
62Thomas Peterffy15 BillionInteractive Brokers72USA
62Hugh Grosvenor15 BillionGrosvenor26UK
75Elon Musk14 BillionTesla Motors45USA
75Alexey Mordashov14 BillionSeverstal51Russia
75Steve Cohen14 BillionSac Capital60USA
75Lee Kun Hee14 BillionSamsung75South Korea
75Emilio Alves Odebrecht & family14 BillionOdebrechtBrazil
75Viktor Vekselberg14 BillionRenova59Russia
75Stephen Schwarzman14 BillionBlackstone69USA
75Robin Li Yanhong & Melissa Ma Dongmin14 BillionBaidu49, 47China
75Yan Hao & family14 BillionChina Pacific Construction31China
75SP Hinduja & family14 BillionHinduja GroupUK
75Dilip Shanghvi14 BillionSun Pharma60India
86Majid Al Futtaim13 BillionMajid Al FuttaimUAE
86Takemitsu Takizaki13 BillionKeyence71Japan
86Vladimir Lisin13 BillionNovolipetsk Steel60Russia
86Joseph Lau13 BillionChinese Estates66China
86Alain Wertheimer13 BillionChanel68France
86Gerard Wertheimer13 BillionChanel66France
86Gennady Timchenko13 BillionGunvor64Switzerland
86Joseph Safra13 BillionSafra78Brazil
86Stefano Pessina13 BillionWalgreen75Monaco
86Abigail Johnson13 BillionFidelity55USA
86Robert Kuok13 BillionKuok Group93China
86Tadashi Yanai13 BillionFast Retailing67Japan
98Dietrich Mateschitz12 BillionRed Bull72Austria
98Lakshmi N Mittal12 BillionArcelorMittal64UK
98Eric Schmidt12 BillionGoogle61USA
98Lu Zhiqiang & family12 BillionOceanwide65China
98Rupert Murdoch12 BillionNews Corp85USA
98Hans Rausing12 BillionTetra Pak90UK
98Xu Jiayin12 BillionEvergrande59China
98Shiv Nadar12 BillionHCL71India
98Pallonji Mistry12 BillionShapoorji Pallonji86India

 

Source: Hurun Research

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