Mark Zuckerberg rises to top 3 in the ranking of the richest people in the world
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's founder and CEO, is now the third richest man in the world. He recently outperformed Warren Buffet, who previously ranked first in this ranking, and is behind two other important technology leaders: Bill Gates, who is still the first and Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, who currently occupies the second place.
Zuckerberg outperformed Warren Buffet by raising the value of Friday's Facebook shares by 2.4%, his fortune being estimated at 81.6 billion dollars. So the Facebook CEO is now richer by about $ 373 million than Bershire Hathaway Inc.'s CEO, only 34 years old. Buffett, aged 87, is a well-known philanthropist who donates over $ 50 billion in his career. Also, Bill Gates is known for his donations to humanitarian causes, but he is currently ranked first in the ranking
In the past, Mark Zuckerberg said he plans to donate 99% of his fortune to humanitarian causes during his lifetime, establishing his wife Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, which plans to invest their money in developing solutions that push the human potential forward and promote equal opportunities for everyone.
At this time, a Facebook action worth $ 203.23, the company's record so far, a spectacular comeback after the Cambridge Analityca scandal that led to a fall of $ 152.22 on March 27 this year, the lowest value of the last year