Elon Musk first entered the top 10 world's richest people according to Forbes

American entrepreneur and founder of Tesla and SpaceX Elon Musk for the first time entered the top ten world's richest people according to Forbes most of the growth in the value of shares of Tesla, it is reported on the newspaper's website.

The state of the Mask according to the counter Forbes Real-Time, is now 68.5 billion dollars, which allowed him to climb to eighth place in the rating. Forbes notes that from March 18 to July 14, 2020, the value of the enterprise increased by more than $ 20 billion. During this same time, Tesla stock increased by 290%.

The three leaders of the rating remains unchanged. First place in the list of the richest people in the world remains the head of Amazon Jeff Bezos with 179,1 billion, the second - the head of Microsoft bill gates, whose fortune is estimated at of 113.4 billion, third-place reserves, the head of Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy (LVMH) Bernard Arnault with of 112.2 billion dollar, follows from the data of the counter Forbes Real-Time.

In addition, according to Forbes, during the pandemic, as the founder of social network Facebook Mark Zuckerberg has increased by almost two times, to 87.2 billion dollars, which allowed him to go into fourth from seventh rating.