Of the 1,826 billionaires in Forbes 2015, 46 are under 40 years of age. The 10 youngest billionaires in the world are between 24 and 31 years old only! Who are they and how much are their fortunes?
10- Evan Spiegel, 24 years old
This ranking starts with Evan Spiegel, co-founder and SEO of Snapchat. Aged 24, this former student of Stanford University already has $ 1.5 billion. A small fortune that allows him to be elected as the youngest billionaire in the world!
9- Bobby Murphy, 26 years old
Just after Evan Spiegel comes his sidekick Bobby Murphy, also co-founder of Snapchat. With this photo and video sharing application, Bobby Murphy also earned $ 1.5 billion. Like what, the founders had been right to refuse the proposal of redemption of Snapchat by Facebook in 2013!
8- Anton Kathrein Junior, 30 years old
The son and grandson of German businessmen, Anton Kathrein received a fine inheritance. At 30, it already has $ 1.65 billion.
7- Nathan Blecharczyk, 31 years old
The name of Nathan Blecharczyk may not tell you anything, but this 31-year-old man is at the head of a fortune estimated at 1.9 billion dollars. He is one of the founders of Airbnb, the famous community platform that allows individuals to rent their home as a supplementary accommodation.
6- Tatiana Casiraghi, 31 years old
Granddaughter of the Colombian businessman Julio Mario Santo Domingo, Tatiana Casiraghi has a fortune estimated at 2.2 billion dollars. In 2013, the young woman married Andrea Casiraghi, the eldest son of Princess Caroline of Monaco. Since then, two little girls, Sacha and India, have entered the princely family. No doubt they will also inherit a beautiful fortune!
5- Julio Mario Santo Domingo III, 29 years old
“In the Santo Domingo family, I ask the brother”. After Tatiana, place to Julio Mario, 29 years old. The young man has the same fortune as his sister: $ 2.2 billion. So there is no jealousy in the family!
4- Tom Persson, 30 years old
At just 30 years old, Tom Persson is at the top of $ 3 billion. How could he have amassed such a fortune? A small clue: he is Swedish. Tom Persson is actually the youngest member of the family who created the Swedish clothing brand H & M.
3- Elizabeth Holmes, 31 years old
Elizabeth Holmes, 31, has $ 4.6 billion. This American engineer and chemist, founder of Theranos, is the youngest non-heiress billionaire in the world! Unknown to the general public, his company is in the process of revolutionizing the blood analysis industry.
2- Dustin Moskovitz, 30 years old
Among the 10 youngest billionaires in the world, Dustin Moskovitz has the second highest fortune. Co-founder of the social network Facebook, it is at the top of 8.4 billion dollars. This American, now aged 30, left Facebook in 2008 to launch the web and mobile application Asana.
1- Mark Zuckerberg, 30 years old
You know, if Dustin Moskovitz is in the rankings, Mark Zuckerberg must be there too! Born 8 days before Dustin Moskovitz, Mark Zuckerberg is the fourth youngest billionaire in the world. It is also the richest billionaire, by far! With a fortune estimated at 33.4 billion dollars, the co-founder of Facebook is even the 16th most fortunate person on the planet.