Jeff Bezos Net Worth: Jeff Bezos (born Jeffrey Preston Jorgensen; January 12, 1964) is an American technology entrepreneur and investor. He has played a role in the growth of e-commerce as the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Amazon.com, an online merchant of books and later of a wide variety of products and services, most recently video streaming. Amazon.com became the world’s largest online retailer on the World Wide Web and a model for Internet sales.
Bezos’ other business interests include aerospace and newspapers. He is the founder and owner of privately-funded aerospace developer and manufacturer Blue Origin (founded in 2000) with test flights to space beginning in 2015, and plans for commercial suborbital human spaceflight beginning in 2018. In 2013, Bezos purchased The Washington Post newspaper. A number of other business investments are managed through Bezos Expeditions.
As of August 2016, Bezos’ personal wealth is estimated to be US$66.7 billion, due in part to a recent spike in Amazon’s stock price, ranking him the 3rd richest person in the world on the Forbes list of billionaires, bumping Warren Buffett to 4th.
Jeff Bezos Net Worth: $66,7 Billion