Bolstered by a surge in Tesla's share price, Tesla's chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk surpassed Amazon.com Inc's top..
American engineer, entrepreneur, founder and CEO of Amazon.com, Inc.
Jeffrey Preston Bezos is an American internet entrepreneur, industrialist, media proprietor, and investor. He is best known as the founder, CEO, and president of the multi-national technology company Amazon. The first centi-billionaire on the Forbes wealth index, Bezos is the world's richest person; since 2017, he has occasionally been briefly surpassed by Bill Gates and Elon Musk. Bezos was named the "richest man in modern history" after his net worth increased to $150 billion in July 2018. According to Forbes, he is the first person in history to have a net worth exceeding $200 billion.