Arnault

Bernard Arnault is the world’s richest man. Photo: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP.

Top 10 richest people in the world – 20 January 2023

Money makes money and these 10 people have made a lot of it over the years. And by a lot, we mean a LOT!

Arnault

Bernard Arnault is the world’s richest man. Photo: ERIC PIERMONT/AFP.

Money makes money and these 10 people have made a lot of it over the years. And by a lot, we mean a LOT!

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The Bloomberg Billionaires Index is a daily ranking of the world’s richest people.

France’s Bernard Arnault is the new richest person in the world having surpassed South African-born Elon Musk. They are followed by India’s Gautam Adani who rounds out the Top 3.

The rest of the Top 10, in order, are: Jeff Bezos, Bill Gates, Warren Buffet, Larry Ellison, Larry Page, Mukesh Ambani and Steve Ballmer

The figures are updated at the close of every trading day in New York.

Below, the Top 10 richest people in the world at the close of business on 19 January 2023.