For most of the last two decades, Bill Gates has been the richest tech entrepreneur in the world. The age of Jeff Bezos’ retail behemoth may be soon upon us, as Amazon’s long-term strategy looks like its paying off.
Data is taken from the Forbes “100 Richest In Tech List”.
Bezos is not the richest man in the world yet – even if he usurped Bill Gates for a few days this summer. There is however enough evidence to suggest that he will overtake Gates soon, as Amazon marches toward a trillion dollar valuation.