We all know Bill Gates is the richest man in the world. He is the co-founder of the Microsoft Corporation. The popularity of the Business Tycoon is off the chart. Moreover, everyone knows his name. The richest man India, Mukesh Ambani has outmatched him thrice in past in the term of net worth.
Bill Gates- Richest Man In The World
Bill Gates gives most of his time to charity working for Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. However, he still manages to remain at the top spot in the list of richest men in the world. Moreover, he has been holding the crown for quite a long time now.
Rise And Fall
The rise and fall in the Business can happen anytime. To conclude, Bill Gates was dethroned by other top Business magnates in the world including Mukesh Ambani of India.
Mukesh Ambani Defeated Bill Gates
Yes! You have read it right the Indian business tycoon Mukesh Ambani dethroned Bill Gates in October 2007. It was not once but thrice within a period of few months. The net worth of Bill Gates was $62.29 Billion at that time. Somehow, the net worth of Ambani hiked to $63.2 Billion that made him the richest man in the world at that time. You can check about the daughters of both Billionaires and can see who lives more luxurious life.
Others Who Have Defeated Bill Gates
Apart from Mukesh Ambani, there are many other business magnates that have dethroned Gates for a small period of time.
The founder of e-commerce web portal Amazon, Jeff Bezos entered the list of businessmen who has surpassed Bill gates. He surpassed Gates on 27 July 2017 and the current net worth of Jeff Bezos is $83.7 Billion.
The founder of Inditex (Zara Store Chains), Amancio has defeated Gates on 3 separate occasions October 2015, September 2016 and August 29-30, 2017. His present net worth is $82.2 Billion
Besides these three, there are Warren Buffett and Carlos Slim Helu who defeated Gates but Gates still finds a way to bounce back. Undoubtedly, he is a true example that shows how to bounce back. What do you say about him? Share your thoughts.