Elon Musk’s net worth has quadrupled, here’s why [Updated]

Elon Musk’s net worth has quadrupled, here's why [Updated]

Bloomberg Billionaires Index takes Jeff Bezos total net worth to $184 billion with the last change of -$4.24 billion while Elon Musk’s net worth is $181 billion with last change of +$4.74 billion.

It is only fair to say that going by the last changes in numbers between the two, Musk is now world’s richest person.

How Elon Musk’s net worth skyrocketed

Musk runs electric car maker Tesla, aerospace and space transportation company SpaceX, brain-machine interface firm Neuralink and The Boring Company [that builds underground tunnels].

Elon Musk electric car company, Tesla delivered 499,550 vehicles in 2020, slightly missing its most recent guidance of 5,00,000 vehicles.

In the fourth quarter 2020, Tesla delivered 1,61,650 Model 3 and Model Y cars and produced 1,63,660 such vehicles. The automaker also delivered 18,920 Model S and X vehicles and produced 16,097 of them.

Related: Top 10 richest people of all time and their net worth

RankNameNet Worth
1.Elon Musk$188 billion
2.Jeff Bezos$182 billion
3.Bill Gates$131 billion
 4.Mark Zuckerberg$103 billion
5.Warren Buffett$86.2 billion
6.Larry Page$82.0 billion
7.Sergey Brin$79.4 billion
8.Larry Ellison$78.6 billion
9.Amancio Ortega$66.1 billion
10.Jack Ma$51.5 billion

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