Amazon's Bezos could be the world’s 1st trillionaire by 2026
Amazon's owner & CEO Jeff Bezos could be the 1st trillionaire on earth as online sales have jumped under the lockdown globally. The world's richest man is getting even wealthier amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Jeff Bezos has seen his wealth swell by billions in recent weeks after soaring demand for online shopping sent the firm's share price racing to a record high. The 56-year-old now has a fortune of $143 billion, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.
Born in New Mexico in 1964, Bezos had graduated from Princeton in computer science and electrical engineering.