Adani Group surveyor Gautam Adani has set a new record.
He has become the third richest person in the world. Along with this, he became the first person from India to reach the third position in the list of the world’s richest people. Gautam Adani, a college dropout, started his business in diamonds and coal and today has made a name for himself in various industries. This is the first time an Asian has ranked third in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. So far, even India’s legendary industrialist and Reliance chief Mukesh Ambani and China’s Jack Ma have not been able to reach this position.
Gautam Adani’s net worth is now 137.4 billion dollars. With this, Adani has overtaken France’s Bernard Arnault to rank third in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Gautam Adani is now behind only Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos in the list of rich people. Elon Musk is the CEO of Tesla, while Jeff Bezos is the owner of Amazon. Both Musk and Bezos are Americans.
Who’s Who on Bloomberg’s List?
Elon Musk, the owner of the Tesla company, is in first place with $251 billion in the Bloomberg Billionaires Index. Musk was recently in the news for buying social networking site Twitter and then pulling out of the deal. Musk’s feud with Twitter is considered an old one.
In second place is Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, who has a net worth of $153 billion. He has a big name in the field of e-commerce. His wealth has decreased by 981 million dollars in the last two days. Despite this, they remain in second place.
How much did Adani’s net worth increase?
India’s Gautam Adani has reached the third position with $137 billion. If we look at the accounts of the last day, his total wealth has increased by 1.12 billion dollars. With this, he has leapfrogged Bernard Arnault to fourth place and moved up to third place. Interestingly, in Bloomberg’s list, Gautam Adani is the third person from Asia to occupy the third position in the list of the world’s richest people.