Top 10 America’s Richest People 2014

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America is the one of the most developed countries of the world. This country has the most impact on world economy. United States of America tops the nominal GDP list with 15.68 trillion. Americas total purchasing power parity is around 15,290 billion, which is the topmost on earth. This country carries the most of the billionaires of the world including the top most man and women.

10. Michael Bloomberg:

Michael Rubens Bloomberg is a famous Politician and a business magnate. He attains the 10th position in this list and 16th position all over the world with the net worth of around $34 billion. He has served United Nations as the 108th Mayor of New York; he has been holding the office by consecutive three elections since 2001. He is also the founder, 88% owner and largest shareholder of Bloomberg LP which is global finance and a media company.

9. S. Robson Walton:

Robson Walton is the eldest son of the Helen and Sam Walton ( founder of Wall-mart). Rob stands on the 9th position in this list and 14th position all over the world with the net worth estimated of around $34.2 billion. Rob is presently the Chairman of Wall-mart. He had also been the member of Lambda chi Alpha fraternity. Rob is one of the trustees at the college of Wooster.

8. Alice Walton:

Alice Louis Walton is the only Daughter of the Sam Walton( Founder of Wall-mart). She attains the 8th position in this list and 13th richest person all over the world, she had an estimated net worth of $34.3 billion. She is been the 3rd richest women all over the world. Alice is Trinity student and mastered in finance, hence she was the vice chairperson of the AR vest bank. Also she was the founder and the CEO of Llama Company which was an investment bank in trade, finance, real estate, sales etc. Also she had been a broker for EF Hutton.

7. Jim Walton:

Jim Walton is the youngest son of the co-founder of largest retailer Wall-mart; Sam Walton. Jim is the 7th richest American and stands at the 10th position all over the world with net worth of $34.7 billion. Jim is currently CEO of the AR vest bank which was owned by his family. He is also the Chairman of the newspaper firm community Publisher Inc. i.e. CPI which by himself. Jim Walton is basically on strategic Planning’s and the Finance committees.

6. Christy Walton:

Christy Walton is the widowed wife of John Walton ( son of Sam Walton). Christy stands on the 6th position in this list while she grabs the 9th position all over the world with the net worth of $36.7 billion. Christy inherited the fortune left by the John. She currently earns from the shares invested in Wall mart and also from First Solar. Also Forbes reported her as the richest women on the earth. Christy is ranked as the highest female philanthropist.

5. Sheldon Adelson:

Sheldon Gary Adelson gets the 5th position in this list and he stands at 8th position all over the world with net worth of $38 billion. Sheldon is a business magnate; he is the CEO and chairman of Las Vegas Sands Corporation. This corporation is basically the key company of Macao Limited which operates its resorts and casino. Sheldon also owns a Israeli daily newspaper Israel HaYom. Not only this he also has its own charitable trust; Adelson Foundations.

4. Koch brothers:

Charles Koch and David Koch, these brothers stand on 4th position in this list while they took 6th position all over the world with the net worth of $40 billion. Charles is the Co-owner and the CEO while David is the Executive Vice President of the Koch Industries. This company was initially started by their Father Fred Koch which originally deals in oil refining but today they rule in certain sectors like Fiber, Polymers, fertilizers, minerals etc.

3. Larry Ellison:

Larry Ellison stands on the third position in the list of richest Americans and fifth all over the world with the net worth of $48 billion. He is the Co-founder and the CEO of the Oracle Corporation, an enterprise software company. Larry Ellison was also a collage drop out.

2. Warren Buffett:

Warren Buffett is second richest man of America and grabs the 4th position all over the world with net worth of $58.2 billion. He is presently the CEO, Chairman and president of Berkshire Hathaway, a leading property and insurance company. He is the largest shareholder of the Berkshire Hathaway. He has been called the “Wizard of Omaha”. Buffet is also a philanthropist; he has donated his 90% wealth via Gates foundation.

1. Bill Gates:

Bill Gates is the richest man on earth with the net estimated worth of $79 billion. According to Forbes Gates consistently topped the rich list from 1995 to 2007, dethroned in 2007 but regained in 2009. By latest report, Gates still tops the list. He currently works as an advisor to the Microsoft as he was a former CEO of the company. Bill Gates brought the revolution in the software Industries by launching Windows. He is not only the richest man but he is one of the topmost donors of the world.


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